Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 18 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)
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 20 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Contract jobs citing VB 29 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 20.86% 5.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.52% 10.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 0
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £363 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% - -
South London median daily rate £363 £374 £325
% change year-on-year -3.01% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 92 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 66.19% 48.91% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 38
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £373 £383 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.61% +13.75% -10.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £225
90th Percentile £659 £488 £438
South London median daily rate £500 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +21.21% +17.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 12 12
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £48.51 £51.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.40% -5.04% +59.64%
10th Percentile £41.25 £42.58 £47.83
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £47.83

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surbiton - 13 £365 -
VB
South London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VB.

1 29 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) VB6
2 28 (96.55%) SQL
3 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) T-SQL
3 25 (86.21%) C#
4 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
5 21 (72.41%) Web Services
6 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
7 18 (62.07%) Client/Server
8 17 (58.62%) WinForms
9 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (55.17%) MVC
9 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (41.38%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) TDD
12 8 (27.59%) Scrum
12 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
12 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (24.14%) BDD
13 7 (24.14%) Web Development
14 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
15 3 (10.34%) Release Management
15 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
15 3 (10.34%) SDLC

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) .NET Developer
3 18 (62.07%) C# Developer
4 15 (51.72%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 9 (31.03%) VB Developer
6 9 (31.03%) VB6 Developer
7 5 (17.24%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
10 1 (3.45%) Lead C# Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Software Development Team Leader
10 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 21 (72.41%) Web Services
4 17 (58.62%) WinForms
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) JSON
8 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.45%) RESTful
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Client/Server
2 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (55.17%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) BDD
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 29 (100.00%) VB6
2 28 (96.55%) SQL
3 25 (86.21%) C#
3 25 (86.21%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft