The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.61% 0.35% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.37% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £264 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
VB.NET
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 73 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 31.52% 25.80% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 61
Median daily rate £338 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.91%
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 Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) CODA
1 1 (100.00%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (100.00%) CODA-Financials
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CODA