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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 103 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 14 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.69% 0.14% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 0.45% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
Median daily rate £438 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £346 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £394 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-30.71% +18.64%
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
648 674 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.80% 32.47% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 396 430
Median daily rate £372 £350 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 May 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
Gosport - 3 £320 -
Hook - 3 £475 -
Andover - 2 £375 -
Southampton - 2 £356 - 2
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) VB
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) VBScript
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (36.00%) C#
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) Lumension
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (20.00%) SDLC
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) VMware
10 5 (20.00%) HP
11 4 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
11 4 (16.00%) MSI
11 4 (16.00%) 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) MSI
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
3 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared DBA
3 6 (24.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.00%) WPF
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) WinForms
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) FusionCharts
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) SDLC
3 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) VB
3 9 (36.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) VBScript
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Lumension
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) Telerik