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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% - 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% - 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Median daily rate £538 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 - £375
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 £50.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%

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
270 298 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.10% 36.47% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 219 260
Median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) XMLUnit
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Presales

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) XMLUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago