The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 84 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 34 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.76% 0.87% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.98% 2.41% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
Median daily rate £375 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
VB.NET
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
683 790 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.28% 36.21% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 503 429
Median daily rate £355 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 35
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £17.50 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £44.75
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 6 £388 +46.22%
Winchester - 6 £345 - 1
Andover - 1 £375 -
Gosport - 1 £320 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 4
Hook - 1 £300 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) ASP.NET
3 37 (80.43%) C#
4 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
5 32 (69.57%) SQL
6 31 (67.39%) CSS
7 28 (60.87%) HTML
8 27 (58.70%) XML
9 22 (47.83%) CMS
9 22 (47.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (47.83%) Sitecore
10 21 (45.65%) HTML5
11 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (41.30%) WCF
13 18 (39.13%) Scrum
13 18 (39.13%) IIS
14 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (32.61%) Windows
16 15 (32.61%) OOP
16 15 (32.61%) N-Tier
16 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
16 15 (32.61%) LINQ to SQL
16 15 (32.61%) LINQ
17 14 (30.43%) OWASP
17 14 (30.43%) Web Services
17 14 (30.43%) Secure Coding
18 13 (28.26%) VB
19 12 (26.09%) JavaScript

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 22 (47.83%) CMS
1 22 (47.83%) Sitecore CMS
2 18 (39.13%) IIS
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
4 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) MSI
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Sitecore Developer
3 16 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 16 (34.78%) CMS Developer
4 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.70%) DBA
4 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared DBA
4 4 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) WPF Developer
5 3 (6.52%) ASP Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.17%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (67.39%) CSS
4 28 (60.87%) HTML
5 27 (58.70%) XML
6 21 (45.65%) HTML5
7 19 (41.30%) WCF
8 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (32.61%) LINQ
9 15 (32.61%) LINQ to SQL
10 14 (30.43%) Web Services
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (10.87%) Ajax
12 5 (10.87%) jQuery
13 4 (8.70%) WPF
14 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
15 2 (4.35%) DHTML
15 2 (4.35%) XHTML
16 1 (2.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Scrum
3 15 (32.61%) OOP
4 14 (30.43%) OWASP
4 14 (30.43%) Secure Coding
5 11 (23.91%) Content Management
5 11 (23.91%) Kanban
5 11 (23.91%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) SDLC
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) Wireframes
9 1 (2.17%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.17%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.17%) Prototyping
9 1 (2.17%) Rapid Prototyping
9 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) C#
2 32 (69.57%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) VB
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) VB6
6 4 (8.70%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) VBScript
7 3 (6.52%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Sitecore
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) Lumension
5 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Capita
6 1 (2.17%) ILOG
6 1 (2.17%) Telerik