Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 94 69
Rank change year-on-year -5 -25 +8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.14% 0.23% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.85% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 17
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 £444 £375 £315
% change year-on-year +18.33% +19.05% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £35.63

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 441 353 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 30.16% 26.72% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 249 251
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £263
90th Percentile £600 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +20.97%
10th Percentile £37.89 £31.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.15 £76.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

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 19 September 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 -12 2 £600 +60.00% 5
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft