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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.63% 6.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 14.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £275 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
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
41 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.96% 43.12% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 55
Median daily rate £400 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £125.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.40% +395.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester 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 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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (33.33%) Basel II
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata