The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 90 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.86% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 2.14% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 510 515 494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.63% 40.08% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 354 317
Median daily rate £425 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £22.80 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Surrey

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Surrey

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cobham - 1 - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (66.67%) Puppet
4 6 (66.67%) MSBuild
4 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (66.67%) AppDynamics
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) SOLID
7 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MSBuild
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) AppDynamics
2 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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