The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 34 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.42% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 1.03% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £323 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.00%
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 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +43.38%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 195 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.43% 50.00% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 159 127
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) IIS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Extranet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP