The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 64 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.50% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £363 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.14%
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 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
VB.NET
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 400 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.95% 33.64% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 192 170
Median daily rate £365 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.47% -39.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £13.10 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.15 £60.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +11 5 - - 2
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) JMS
4 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) UML
4 5 (62.50%) EJB
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Ant
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Java EE
4 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
4 5 (62.50%) Big Data
4 5 (62.50%) Gradle
5 4 (50.00%) Jenkins

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Gradle
2 4 (50.00%) Hudson
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) EJB
4 5 (62.50%) Java EE
4 5 (62.50%) JMS
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
3 5 (62.50%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) Xamarin