The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 55 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 1.93% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £294 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.30% -4.41%

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
262 207 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.12% 33.55% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 109 181
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (25.00%) Basel III
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Excel Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) VBA Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ILOG
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce