The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 June 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing VB 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% 1.01% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £230 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 28 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 23.40% 28.28% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 55
Peterborough median daily rate £300 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.40%  
10th Percentile £210 £288 £200
90th Percentile £571 £494 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate £24.25 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.77% -  
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Peterborough

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Peterborough

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL