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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 19 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.90% - 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.73% - 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 5
Median daily rate £315 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 - £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £236
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
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 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
177 147 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.98% 21.55% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 104 98
Median daily rate £325 £338 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.05% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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
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 27 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
Swindon - 18 £315 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) IIS
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) Web Services
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
5 13 (61.90%) C#
6 10 (47.62%) JSON
6 10 (47.62%) RESTful
6 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (47.62%) HTTP
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) MVC
8 8 (38.10%) SSL
8 8 (38.10%) MS Office
8 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (33.33%) VB
10 6 (28.57%) WPF
11 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (19.05%) jQuery
12 4 (19.05%) Windows
12 4 (19.05%) SOAP
12 4 (19.05%) XML
12 4 (19.05%) XSD
12 4 (19.05%) ITIL
13 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (9.52%) User Experience

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 15 (71.43%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 8 (38.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 10 (47.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) PVCS
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 11 (52.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (42.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 15 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
3 10 (47.62%) RESTful
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (28.57%) WPF
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSD
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (9.52%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) WCF
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) F#
6 1 (4.76%) Haskell
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle