The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 86 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -33
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 9 4 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.70% 0.30% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.74% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 33
Median daily rate £358 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.34% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £298 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
554 544 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 43.25% 40.93% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 344 309
Median daily rate £430 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Cobham - 5 £358 -
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Guildford - 1 £300 - 1
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) C#
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) SDLC
8 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
8 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
8 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 6 (31.58%) XML
9 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle
9 6 (31.58%) IIS
9 6 (31.58%) MVC
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) Degree
9 6 (31.58%) JSON
9 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
10 5 (26.32%) AppDynamics
10 5 (26.32%) MVVM
10 5 (26.32%) Puppet
10 5 (26.32%) MSBuild
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
10 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) XSD
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) MVVM
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) XAML
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) AppDynamics
2 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
3 4 (21.05%) Sun
4 3 (15.79%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft