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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.94% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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
29 75 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.16% 51.72% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 63 17
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £385 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 £10.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1090.47% -31.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) SAS
5 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) HNC
6 4 (40.00%) HND
7 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (30.00%) VB
7 3 (30.00%) VBA
7 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (30.00%) Teradata

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) HNC
1 4 (40.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Basel II
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Teradata