The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.19% 2.50% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 5.88% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
VB.NET
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 42.50% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 31
Median daily rate £350 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £265 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £403 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VB.NET
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Junior SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun