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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.83% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.88 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+91.53% -23.07%
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
43 65 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 46.24% 48.87% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 13
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £600 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £57.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (69.23%) Finance
6 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (61.54%) Oracle
6 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
6 8 (61.54%) UNIX
6 8 (61.54%) MVC
6 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (61.54%) SAS
6 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
6 8 (61.54%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (61.54%) SDLC
7 6 (46.15%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) Teradata
8 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
9 4 (30.77%) HNC
9 4 (30.77%) HND
9 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 4 (30.77%) Web Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (61.54%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Kimball Methodology
1 8 (61.54%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) HNC
1 4 (30.77%) HND
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (23.08%) Basel II
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Teradata
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft