Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 108 105
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -40
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 25 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.03% 0.079% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 0.14% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 - £385
10th Percentile £388 - £269
90th Percentile £431 - £501
South East median daily rate £400 £358 £338
% change year-on-year +11.89% +5.93% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 620 727 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.41% 57.20% 44.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 539 472
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £286 £263
90th Percentile £577 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -20.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £19.10 £15.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £46.45 £55.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Oxford - 24 £400 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £350 -
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
2 24 (96.00%) AngularJS
3 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (92.00%) SQL
4 22 (88.00%) Ajax
5 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (76.00%) Web Services
7 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
10 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
10 1 (4.00%) Handlebars
10 1 (4.00%) REST
10 1 (4.00%) CSS3
10 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.00%) Office 365
10 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (92.00%) .NET Developer
2 23 (92.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (88.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 21 (84.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (84.00%) SQL Developer
4 21 (84.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 17 (68.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (96.00%) AngularJS
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
3 22 (88.00%) Ajax
4 19 (76.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Handlebars
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) React
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Document Management
3 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) SDLC
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft