The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 36 43
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 3.06% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.67% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £368 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
266 247 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.85% 53.93% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 163 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £42.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VB.NET
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle