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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.36% 1.02% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 4.37% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Median daily rate £275 £400 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +73.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £41.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +19.56%
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
171 183 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.54% 23.28% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 115 98
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 9
Median hourly rate £22.00 £32.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +62.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 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 +5 2 £275 -31.25%
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (76.19%) Web Services
4 14 (66.67%) IIS
5 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 13 (61.90%) C#
6 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
7 11 (52.38%) HTML
8 10 (47.62%) MVC
8 10 (47.62%) HTTP
8 10 (47.62%) JSON
8 10 (47.62%) RESTful
9 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 9 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (38.10%) MS Office
10 8 (38.10%) SSL
10 8 (38.10%) VB
10 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (23.81%) WPF
11 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (19.05%) jQuery
12 4 (19.05%) SOAP
12 4 (19.05%) XML
12 4 (19.05%) XSD
12 4 (19.05%) ITIL
12 4 (19.05%) Windows
13 3 (14.29%) CSS
13 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

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 14 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 8 (38.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 9 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Developer
2 12 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (76.19%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 10 (47.62%) JSON
5 10 (47.62%) RESTful
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) WPF
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) XSD
9 3 (14.29%) CSS
10 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (4.76%) Ajax
11 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
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 8 (38.10%) VB
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft