The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had VB.NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 67 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
VB.NET Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
712 771 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.07% 94.37% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 528 361
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.10 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

VB.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title.

VB.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET Developer across the Birmingham region.

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, VB.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) SQL