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 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 100 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 18 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.92% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 1.51% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
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
629 794 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.11% 37.05% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 523 425
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £18.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
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 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 July 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 +8 3 £406 +53.30%
Winchester - 3 £345 - 2
Andover - 3 £375 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 24 (68.57%) C#
5 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
6 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 15 (42.86%) XML
8 14 (40.00%) VB
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) CMS
9 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
9 13 (37.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (37.14%) Sitecore
9 13 (37.14%) HTML5
10 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (28.57%) Scrum
12 10 (28.57%) Oracle
13 9 (25.71%) IIS
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
13 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
13 9 (25.71%) VBScript
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
13 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
13 9 (25.71%) WCF
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (22.86%) Lumension

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 13 (37.14%) CMS
1 13 (37.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (25.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) MSI
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) CMS Developer
5 6 (17.14%) DBA
5 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared DBA
5 6 (17.14%) SQL DBA
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) XML
5 13 (37.14%) HTML5
6 9 (25.71%) WCF
7 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (17.14%) LINQ
9 6 (17.14%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (11.43%) WPF
11 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.71%) DHTML
12 2 (5.71%) XHTML
13 1 (2.86%) FusionCharts
13 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) N-Tier
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (17.14%) Content Management
4 6 (17.14%) Kanban
4 6 (17.14%) OOP
4 6 (17.14%) OWASP
4 6 (17.14%) Secure Coding
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.43%) Database Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Wireframes
8 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) C#
3 14 (40.00%) VB
4 9 (25.71%) VBScript
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) VB6
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) Java
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Sitecore
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Lumension
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) Capita
7 1 (2.86%) Telerik