Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 43 56
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing VB 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.36% 1.57% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 5.43% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Warrington median daily rate £290 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.76% +2.94% +20.00%
10th Percentile £285 £450 £441
90th Percentile £295 £575 £515
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -38.10% +5.00% +53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £36.25

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 Warrington with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 59 129 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.38% 28.92% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 80 144
Warrington median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £268 £274 £308
90th Percentile £575 £650 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 £25.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.73% +44.29% -52.22%
10th Percentile £30.30 £13.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% +2.94%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps Script
1 1 (100.00%) BigQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform

VB
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BigQuery
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps Script
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google