The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 68 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 1.13% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 3.47% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
VB.NET
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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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
363 202 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.16% 32.48% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 145 196
Average daily rate £375 £323 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET
6 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) LINQ
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) VB
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) C++
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (25.00%) Retail
7 2 (25.00%) Apex Code

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PVCS
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) VC++
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 8 days ago