The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West / Devon
Rank 34 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.44% 1.15% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 1.95% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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 £47.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +39.70%

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 154 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 45.45% 59.23% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 121 34
Median daily rate £416 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
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 Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Devon

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Exeter -6 3 £275 -8.33%
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ERP
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XHTML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) WCF
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL