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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 0.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.10% +64.44%  

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 34 126 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 34.00% 36.73% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 73 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £291 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB in Warrington.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Warrington

VB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware GSX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware GSX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware