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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 62 66
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 1.26% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.07% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate - £305 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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
332 358 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.29% 41.15% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 273 221
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) React

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript