The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 53 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.88% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £293 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +39.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 228 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.52% 40.93% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 122 178
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 - -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Python
4 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 7 (70.00%) ITSM
4 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) LDAP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) JDeveloper
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle ADF
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
1 7 (70.00%) ITSM
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft