Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 45 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +16
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.67% 0.41% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.93% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 13
Devon median daily rate £350 £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -50.00% -
South West median daily rate £438 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +27.27% +14.58% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £41.50

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 185 216 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 41.02% 43.81% 50.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 111 147
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £215
90th Percentile £550 £575 £496
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 20
Devon median hourly rate £37.25 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.15% +9.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26.88 £32.50 £18.64
90th Percentile £43.13 £48.00 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £42.75 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +9.62% -1.27% -3.66%

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 16 January 2019. 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 -3 3 £350 +133.33% 6
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle