The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 1.28% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £395 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £32.10 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-54.82% -4.17%
VB.NET
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
423 390 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.18% 26.44% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 242 247
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +120.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) CMS
5 3 (42.86%) NUnit
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 3 (42.86%) iPad
5 3 (42.86%) Analytics
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
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