The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 115 100 114
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 28 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 1.16% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 3.15% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 17
Median daily rate £320 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £278 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £369 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-37.41% +31.35%
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1124 1112 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.78% 36.74% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 717 764
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 68 67
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +9 16 £315 - 3
Somerset -2 7 £400 +23.07% 4
Devon +1 3 £138 -54.91% 1
Bristol -3 1 £370 +4.96% 10
Gloucestershire -3 1 £325 +1.56% 3
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 South West region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) SQL
3 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 15 (38.46%) Web Services
7 11 (28.21%) XML
7 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
8 10 (25.64%) IIS
8 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (23.08%) MVC
9 9 (23.08%) VB
10 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.51%) WPF
10 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.95%) HTML
11 7 (17.95%) MS Office
11 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (15.38%) Web Development
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle
12 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
13 5 (12.82%) VBA
13 5 (12.82%) SSL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (25.64%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
1 5 (12.82%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) Biml
6 2 (5.13%) Power BI
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) MS Access
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) PVCS
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 8 (20.51%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Application Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 15 (38.46%) Web Services
4 11 (28.21%) XML
5 8 (20.51%) WPF
6 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (12.82%) JSON
7 5 (12.82%) RESTful
7 5 (12.82%) SOAP
8 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 4 (10.26%) WCF
8 4 (10.26%) XSD
9 3 (7.69%) CSS
9 3 (7.69%) jQuery
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.13%) Classic ASP
10 2 (5.13%) LINQ
10 2 (5.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (23.08%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Web Development
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) User Stories
8 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.56%) Coaching
9 1 (2.56%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
1 29 (74.36%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) VB
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.82%) VBA
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
6 3 (7.69%) VBScript
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) Delphi
8 1 (2.56%) F#
8 1 (2.56%) Haskell
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.56%) GWAPT
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) OSCE
3 1 (2.56%) OSCP
3 1 (2.56%) SANS
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Basel II
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata
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Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + +
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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