The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.27% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £308 £319
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 157 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 37.56% 40.78% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 112 48
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 13
Average hourly rate £35.50 £29.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +66.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

VB.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago