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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
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 Wales

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
200 162 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.17% 52.09% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 123 64
Average daily rate £350 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £110.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -79.56%
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 Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) GoLive
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) GoLive
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Macromedia
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik