The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 21 22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 2.53% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.25% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £323 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 42.86% 40.51% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 22
Average daily rate £413 £475 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £515 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -43.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik