Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 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 > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 38 49
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 +20
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.35% 3.02% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 6.60% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 7
Devon median daily rate £150 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £125 £194 £258
90th Percentile £175 £300 £330
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £368
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +26.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon 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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 254 212 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 44.33% 45.69% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 129 187
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -3.03%
10th Percentile £259 £187 £263
90th Percentile £537 £494 £501
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 14
Devon median hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +10.14% +2.78%
10th Percentile £29.88 £18.97 £19.55
90th Percentile £47.13 £48.00 £43.23
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Devon

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Devon

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Devon

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -9 2 £150 -50.00% 3
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) NHS

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL