Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 72 82
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10 -19
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 1.40% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 4.46% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 9
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +73.91%
South West median daily rate £363 £315 £368
% change year-on-year +15.08% -14.29% +26.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £56.53

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 371 404 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.49% 31.42% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 280 267
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £302 £275 £275
90th Percentile £535 £530 £471
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £39.95 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Wiltshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -17 3 £363 +15.08%
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle