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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 0.57% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.15% -8.28%
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
150 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.86% 38.16% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 20 23
Average daily rate £335 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSD
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) PL/1
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) MSI
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) MSI
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Tools Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) WinForms
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PL/1
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) VMware