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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.84% 4.66% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 14.56% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 10
Median daily rate £344 £265 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.71% +17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £330 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £293
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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
183 103 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 38.20% 31.99% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 76 84
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £414 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Kofax
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Kofax