Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 103
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.64% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
South Wales median daily rate - £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.86% +30.53%
Wales median daily rate - £350 £323
% change year-on-year - +8.53% +11.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £29.50
Wales median hourly rate - - £29.50

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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 344 467 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 36.36% 41.62% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 319 494
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £238
90th Percentile £483 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 18
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £55.00 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.45% +203.74% +13.17%
10th Percentile £15.15 £19.93 £12.45
90th Percentile £39.85 £77.50 £55.20
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -65.91% +168.29% +3.02%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in South Wales

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in South Wales

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in South Wales