The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.68% 1.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £305 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +44.06%
VB.NET
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 66 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 47.06% 47.14% 64.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.75 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 Exeter

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 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 Exeter region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle