The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 47 24
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.57% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.19% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £492 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
223 168 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 65.98% 48.00% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 140 43
Median daily rate £390 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the Oxford region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Oxford region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft