Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 January 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 56 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing VB 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.69% 0.27% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 1.33% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £355 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +8.81% -27.50%
10th Percentile £311 £319 £313
90th Percentile £375 £391 £341
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - £24.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 - £25.00

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 169 150 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 28.99% 20.33% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 86 109
Warwickshire median daily rate £340 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £181 £215 £248
90th Percentile £488 £485 £468
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 22
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -20.48% +9.59%
10th Percentile £22.50 £14.63 £20.00
90th Percentile £34.36 £43.13 £37.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.50 £23.50 £29.85
% change year-on-year +34.04% -21.26% +4.03%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Warwickshire

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Warwickshire

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Warwickshire

VB
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 1 £305 -
VB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) G Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (25.00%) BigQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BigQuery
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google