Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 97 96
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 1.58% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Bristol median daily rate £363 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £351 £275 £320
90th Percentile £384 £447 £410
South West median daily rate £363 £315 £368
% change year-on-year +15.08% -14.29% +26.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £56.53

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 792 634 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.43% 37.54% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 454 528
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £266 £272
90th Percentile £488 £500 £486
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 15
Bristol median hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% +8.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.79 £25.32 £11.90
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.63 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.38%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Bristol

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Bristol

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Prism
3 2 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Robotics
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) XMLUnit
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) XMLUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Robotics
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Prism
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle