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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 35 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 21 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.29% 1.53% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 3.43% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 0
Average daily rate
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£368 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £53.27 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
259 204 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.97% 44.44% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 104 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.22 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 12 £380 - 1
Cheltenham -2 3 £289 -15.07% 3
Cirencester +6 2 £263 +28.04% 2
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
5 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 13 (50.00%) MVC
7 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 11 (42.31%) Finance
9 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
9 10 (38.46%) Oracle
9 10 (38.46%) UNIX
9 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (38.46%) SAS
9 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
9 10 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects XI
10 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 9 (34.62%) SDLC
10 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (26.92%) Web Development
12 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
12 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (23.08%) Teradata
13 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
13 6 (23.08%) HTML
14 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
14 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (38.46%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects XI
3 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
6 4 (15.38%) WCF
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.69%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.85%) DHTML
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
9 1 (3.85%) XML
9 1 (3.85%) XSD
9 1 (3.85%) XSLT
9 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (7.69%) CRM
9 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.85%) ETL
10 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) VB6
7 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) HNC
1 4 (15.38%) HND
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (11.54%) Basel II
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Teradata
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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