The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 80 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.79% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £263 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
- +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
VB.NET
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 378 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.12% 39.33% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 256 124
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £291 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) XAML
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (33.33%) VB Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Specialist
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) XAML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Postfix
1 2 (22.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) Trustwave
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