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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 17 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 0.63% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 1.89% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.20% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £293
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £33.05 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-51.58% -4.20%
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
683 741 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.59% 33.38% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 417 458
Median daily rate £359 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 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 3 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
Hook +6 5 £475 +51.24%
Gosport -13 5 £320 -11.72%
Southampton +15 2 £356 -5.75% 3
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 11 (39.29%) VB
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) VBScript
8 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
8 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Lumension
10 7 (25.00%) C#
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
11 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) SDLC
12 5 (17.86%) MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) VMware
12 5 (17.86%) WinForms
12 5 (17.86%) HP
13 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
13 4 (14.29%) 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 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) ATM
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) MSI
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) DBA
4 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared DBA
4 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) WPF Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.86%) WinForms
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.29%) WPF
5 2 (7.14%) Motif
5 2 (7.14%) Qt
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) FusionCharts
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (17.86%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) SDLC
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) VB
3 9 (32.14%) VBScript
4 7 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Lumension
4 5 (17.86%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.57%) Capita
6 1 (3.57%) Telerik