The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 99 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 20 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 0.51% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
VB.NET
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 587 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.10% 24.00% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 359 320
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £34.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the Berkshire region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 13 £375 - 4
Maidenhead - 1 £225 - 2
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) .NET Framework
4 17 (60.71%) Internet
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
5 15 (53.57%) C++
5 15 (53.57%) Memory Management
6 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
8 12 (42.86%) CSS
9 11 (39.29%) SQL
9 11 (39.29%) IIS
9 11 (39.29%) HTTP
10 10 (35.71%) Node.js
11 9 (32.14%) German Language
11 9 (32.14%) Java
12 8 (28.57%) XML
12 8 (28.57%) VB
12 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 8 (28.57%) MVC
12 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
12 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
13 7 (25.00%) Datazen
13 7 (25.00%) Unity DI Container

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) WordPress
3 5 (17.86%) Drupal
3 5 (17.86%) Joomla!
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Internet
2 11 (39.29%) HTTP
3 5 (17.86%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (25.00%) Big Data
2 7 (25.00%) Datazen
2 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (32.14%) German Language
2 7 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) French Language
3 5 (17.86%) Italian Language
3 5 (17.86%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Escalation Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
8 1 (3.57%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) .NET Framework
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) Node.js
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (28.57%) XML
7 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
8 7 (25.00%) ADO
8 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 7 (25.00%) Autofac
8 7 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (25.00%) ODBC
8 7 (25.00%) OLE
8 7 (25.00%) OLE DB
8 7 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (21.43%) DCOM
10 4 (14.29%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Memory Management
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (17.86%) Garbage Collection
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Content Management
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) C++
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Java
6 8 (28.57%) VB
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (21.43%) VB6
7 6 (21.43%) VBScript
8 5 (17.86%) C
8 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) R
9 4 (14.29%) Scala
10 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCSD
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
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