Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 +1
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.29% - 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% - 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
North Yorkshire median daily rate - - £325
Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £350 £388
% change year-on-year -1.43% -9.68% +27.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 - £9.50

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 85 166 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 25.00% 39.24% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 70 119
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £249 £267 £225
90th Percentile £525 £450 £428
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £14.63 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -61.51% +1.33%
10th Percentile £13.62 £13.04 £17.75
90th Percentile £35.99 £41.40 £42.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in North Yorkshire

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in North Yorkshire

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in North Yorkshire

VB
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the North Yorkshire 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
York - 1 - - 1
VB
Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft