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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 71 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.97% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +87.50%
VB.NET
South West

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
293 309 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.30% 37.91% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 229 274
Median daily rate £370 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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 6 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) WPF
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (9.09%) VB
8 1 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (9.09%) LINQ

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) XMLUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Pega
Bristol, Avon
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