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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 85 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 33 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.77% 0.90% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.01% 2.65% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 6
Median daily rate £378 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.02% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £355 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £41.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +18.70%
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
659 754 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.30% 34.09% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 468 389
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.69 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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
Winchester - 8 £345 -
Southampton +19 7 £350 - 3
Gosport - 1 £320 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 2
Hook - 1 £300 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
3 38 (88.37%) C#
4 36 (83.72%) CSS
5 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
6 33 (76.74%) HTML
7 32 (74.42%) XML
8 29 (67.44%) SQL
9 24 (55.81%) WCF
10 23 (53.49%) CMS
10 23 (53.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 23 (53.49%) Sitecore
11 22 (51.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (51.16%) HTML5
12 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (46.51%) LINQ to SQL
13 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (46.51%) LINQ
13 20 (46.51%) IIS
13 20 (46.51%) OOP
13 20 (46.51%) N-Tier
14 18 (41.86%) Scrum
14 18 (41.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (39.53%) Secure Coding
15 17 (39.53%) OWASP
16 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
17 14 (32.56%) Windows
17 14 (32.56%) Web Services
18 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
19 11 (25.58%) MVC

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 23 (53.49%) CMS
1 23 (53.49%) Sitecore CMS
2 20 (46.51%) IIS
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (41.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) Sitecore Developer
3 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
4 16 (37.21%) CMS Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.98%) ASP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
3 36 (83.72%) CSS
4 33 (76.74%) HTML
5 32 (74.42%) XML
6 24 (55.81%) WCF
7 22 (51.16%) HTML5
8 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (46.51%) LINQ
9 20 (46.51%) LINQ to SQL
10 14 (32.56%) Web Services
11 9 (20.93%) jQuery
12 8 (18.60%) Ajax
13 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
15 2 (4.65%) DHTML
15 2 (4.65%) XHTML
16 1 (2.33%) EDI
16 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (46.51%) OOP
2 18 (41.86%) Scrum
3 17 (39.53%) OWASP
3 17 (39.53%) Secure Coding
4 11 (25.58%) Content Management
4 11 (25.58%) Kanban
4 11 (25.58%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) Wireframes
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.33%) Release Management
7 1 (2.33%) SDLC
7 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) VB
5 6 (13.95%) VB6
6 4 (9.30%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Sitecore
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) ILOG
4 1 (2.33%) Telerik