Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 July 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 89 102
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% 0.47% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 1.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £448 £213 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.59% - -
Scotland median daily rate £381 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +38.64% -15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.50

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 678 538 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 53.18% 41.77% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 296 311
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £256
90th Percentile £475 £441 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 - £31.75
10th Percentile £84.43 - £14.80
90th Percentile £195.00 - £56.75
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +30.08% +7.89%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Glasgow

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Glasgow

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Glasgow

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce