The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 30 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.14% 1.71% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 2.58% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £468 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
VB.NET
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
118 155 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 63.10% 66.24% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 50
Median daily rate £325 £320 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Brighton region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle