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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 37 30
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.71% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -
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
55 117 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.83% 37.86% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 69 35
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £94.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.76% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £32.50 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.90 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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