Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 15 October 2018 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median daily rate - - £275
Berkshire median daily rate £399 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +10.76% -4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 95 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.59% 32.87% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 68 64
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.36% +4.96%
10th Percentile £225 £305 £271
90th Percentile £550 £525 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 - £38.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £19.66 £15.00
% change year-on-year +90.74% +31.07% -59.73%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Slough

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Slough

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Slough