Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 44 51
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.43% 2.91% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 8.03% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 9
Swindon median daily rate £363 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% -21.25% -3.03%
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £315 £400
% change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +73.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 253 249 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.04% 36.24% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 153
Swindon median daily rate £400 £357 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -4.87% +8.70%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £301
90th Percentile £601 £531 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -19.23% +15.40%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% +14.04%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Swindon

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Swindon

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle