The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 73 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 25 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.62% 0.96% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 2.35% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 6
Median daily rate £375 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
511 637 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.03% 40.78% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 405 264
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 27
Median hourly rate £44.00 £18.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.09% -42.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £12.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.50 £35.00
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +8 15 £400 +60.00% 5
Leicestershire -1 5 £173 -42.50% 8
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £338 +17.39% 5
Derbyshire - 3 £173 - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (83.58%) C#
3 55 (82.09%) SQL
4 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.79%) SharePoint
6 27 (40.30%) VB
6 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
7 24 (35.82%) VB6
7 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
9 21 (31.34%) PowerShell
10 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
10 20 (29.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 19 (28.36%) VBA
11 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
12 18 (26.87%) Classic ASP
13 16 (23.88%) ITIL
13 16 (23.88%) jQuery
14 14 (20.90%) SAP
14 14 (20.90%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (19.40%) MVC
15 13 (19.40%) CSS
16 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
17 11 (16.42%) SharePoint Server
18 9 (13.43%) HTML
18 9 (13.43%) HND
18 9 (13.43%) Finance
19 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (41.79%) SharePoint
2 20 (29.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (16.42%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.48%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (2.99%) DNN
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Simulink
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.97%) DB2
7 3 (4.48%) SSDT
8 2 (2.99%) GIS
8 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.49%) DTS
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
2 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (89.55%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) .NET Developer
3 24 (35.82%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# Developer
5 13 (19.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (17.91%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (11.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (10.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (4.48%) .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
4 18 (26.87%) Classic ASP
5 16 (23.88%) jQuery
6 13 (19.40%) CSS
7 9 (13.43%) HTML
8 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.96%) Web Services
10 4 (5.97%) HTML5
10 4 (5.97%) WinForms
11 3 (4.48%) SAP Smart Forms
12 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (2.99%) WCF
12 2 (2.99%) WPF
13 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.49%) CSS3
13 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.49%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) iSeries
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) MVC
3 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.46%) SDLC
6 4 (5.97%) Workflow
7 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.48%) OO
7 3 (4.48%) Scrum
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) Project Management
8 2 (2.99%) Regression Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Web Design
9 1 (1.49%) Data Management
9 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.49%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.49%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (83.58%) C#
2 55 (82.09%) SQL
3 27 (40.30%) VB
4 24 (35.82%) VB6
5 21 (31.34%) PowerShell
6 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 19 (28.36%) VBA
8 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
9 5 (7.46%) C++
10 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.99%) Java
12 1 (1.49%) F#
12 1 (1.49%) Haskell
12 1 (1.49%) PHP
12 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (13.43%) HND
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) MCSD
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) Mapinfo
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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