Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - - 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Gloucester median daily rate - - £400
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £368
% change year-on-year - -11.56% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81 94 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 34.76% 43.52% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 78
Gloucester median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% - +7.59%
10th Percentile £217 £297 £308
90th Percentile £479 £600 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - £29.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucester.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Gloucester

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Gloucester

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Gloucester