The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 50 46
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.33% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.63% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £41.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +18.70%
VB.NET
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 159 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.29% 51.79% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 89 98
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) User Stories
6 2 (28.57%) Power BI
6 2 (28.57%) Biml
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) LINQ
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Biml
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Power BI
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Application Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Delphi
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
2 1 (14.29%) SAP