The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 5 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.71% 0.81% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 3.00% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £375 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +87.50%
VB.NET
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 200 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.71% 27.03% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 140 93
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 25
Median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £34.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £45.00 £49.75
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 Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Swindon +2 5 £363 -3.33%
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) VB
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) Advertising

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft