The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 1.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £335 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year -3.34% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -67.64%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 66 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 46.05% 45.52% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 25
Median daily rate £390 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire citing VB.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Renfrewshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Renfrewshire