The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.39% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £240 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +87.50%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
323 259 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 52.69% 45.04% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 203 196
Median daily rate £465 £404 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +35.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft