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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 112 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 1.18% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 3.02% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £306 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £282 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
759 794 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.02% 39.02% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 429 375
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 69
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £28.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Southampton -3 2 £265 -11.66% 2
Fareham - 1 £375 - 2
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) C#
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
5 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) VBA
6 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 7 (22.58%) VB
8 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.13%) Classic ASP
10 5 (16.13%) C++
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 4 (12.90%) Validation
11 4 (12.90%) Military
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (12.90%) CSS
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) Coaching

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.23%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Report Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
6 5 (16.13%) Classic ASP
6 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 2 (6.45%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.23%) Qt
9 1 (3.23%) CSS3
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
9 1 (3.23%) Motif
9 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Coaching
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) ETL
4 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Office Automation
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Business Development
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
4 10 (32.26%) VBA
5 7 (22.58%) VB
6 5 (16.13%) C++
7 3 (9.68%) Java
8 2 (6.45%) C
8 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.23%) VB6
9 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
9 1 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (3.23%) Pascal
9 1 (3.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Samba
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce