The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -19.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.93% 57.38% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 18
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £411 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

VB.NET
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#