Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 85 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 +11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.35% 0.33% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.13% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 16
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +19.05% -21.25%
South West median daily rate £438 £363 £315
% change year-on-year +20.69% +15.08% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 535 354 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.20% 28.87% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 251 272
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +8.39% +2.14%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £271
90th Percentile £600 £530 £517
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.81% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.25 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% +1.35% +13.85%
10th Percentile £38.15 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.10 £65.50
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +5.63% +3.90% -1.91%

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 13 November 2018. 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 -9 5 £600 +65.52% 1
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
5 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) LINQ
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) WinForms
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (16.67%) VBA

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 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle