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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 70 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£341 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +22.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 427 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.10% 49.08% 42.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 139
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
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