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 17 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.19% 0.15% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 0.43% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
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£305 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £32.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-6.92% +73.33%
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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
380 231 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.13% 33.62% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 175 162
Average daily rate £400 £325 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 17
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 December 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) C#
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) HTML
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (57.14%) MS Access
6 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
6 8 (57.14%) Java
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (50.00%) TDD
8 6 (42.86%) Scrum
8 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (42.86%) CSS
8 6 (42.86%) Open Source
8 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (42.86%) V-Model
8 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (35.71%) VBA
9 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (35.71%) Oracle
9 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
10 4 (28.57%) MVC
10 4 (28.57%) MS Project
10 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (57.14%) MS Access
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) PVCS
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
2 6 (42.86%) Programmer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VB Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VB Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) Dojo
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 6 (42.86%) V-Model
3 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) VBA
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe
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