The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 24 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)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 2.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +51.78% +19.14%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49 107 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 37.40% 32.72% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 82 78
Median daily rate £375 £460 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.47% -5.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £608 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing VB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Warrington

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Warrington

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Warrington