The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 0.65% 3.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 10.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £272 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
VB.NET
Renfrewshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.58% 29.75% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 42
Median daily rate £340 £320 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

VB.NET
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 10 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 Erskine region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) VB
1 14 (100.00%) VBA
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) ILOG
1 14 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
1 14 (100.00%) Release Management
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Data Structures

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (35.71%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Applications Support
4 4 (28.57%) Web Applications Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 14 (100.00%) Release Management
1 14 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) VB
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
1 14 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) ILOG