The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 25 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.32% - 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -19.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 41.72% 37.30% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 14
Median daily rate £348 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +21.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared