The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.05% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £323 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +21.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £323 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +87.50%
VB.NET
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
404 381 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.51% 54.98% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 299 242
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
South Wales +8 4 £300 -6.97% 3
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) Extranet
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Extranet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) ASP Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore