The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 6.90% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
- +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 31.03% 42.11% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £288 £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £313 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton 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 Bolton

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 2 (100.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL