Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 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 > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 37
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.68% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.85% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Dorset median daily rate - £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.14% -50.00%
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
Dorset 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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 124 162 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 40.79% 36.73% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 110 60
Dorset median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £238 £212
90th Percentile £475 £488 £475
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 27
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £24.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.26% -34.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £37.25 £16.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £36.88 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.25% -1.91% +12.14%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Dorset

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Dorset

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Dorset