The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 48 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.43% 1.20% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 4.44% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Median daily rate £348 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £260 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £566 £403
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 £48.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +43.38%

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
134 90 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.82% 26.95% 39.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 62 73
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £240 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) SCADA
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft