The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton - - 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £315
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 Taunton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 24 9 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 61.54% 25.71% 40.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 49
Median daily rate £241 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.41% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £478 £704
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 Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Taunton

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Taunton