Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 112 157
Rank change year-on-year -36 +45 -2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 15 60 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.42% 1.54% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 4.72% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 14
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £318
90th Percentile £438 £428 £378
South East median daily rate £400 £358 £336
% change year-on-year +11.89% +6.32% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Hampshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% +126.19%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +73.08%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1086 1272 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.59% 32.71% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 772 990
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £486
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Hampshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Hampshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Hampshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Hampshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Southampton +7 10 £313 -12.28% 4
Winchester +4 3 - -
Farnborough - 1 £375 -
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) Sitecore
8 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Sass
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) VBA
8 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (13.33%) Advertising
8 2 (13.33%) Content Management
9 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle