The median contractor rate for a VB Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Visual Basic Developer
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 57
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £305
% change year-on-year +14.50% +7.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 406 463 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.08% 97.89% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 223 371
Median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 108 46
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

VB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured VB Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VB Developer in Essex

VB Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB Developer in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB Developer in Essex

VB Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB Developer in Essex