The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.71% 0.74% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 1.92% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -35.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.28% -
VB.NET
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.03% 38.52% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 17
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +373.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

VB.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft