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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 30 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.87% 1.34% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 3.39% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 16
Median daily rate £300 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £300 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £293
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £33.05 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-51.58% -4.20%
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
486 708 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.24% 39.62% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 443 323
Median daily rate £338 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.47 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +24 15 £381 - 4
Leicestershire +1 10 £218 -27.50% 7
Nottinghamshire -3 4 £331 +128.44% 3
Derbyshire +2 2 £148 -53.17% 1
Lincolnshire +6 1 £225 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 57 (85.07%) C#
3 54 (80.60%) SQL
4 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
5 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
6 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
7 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
8 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
9 18 (26.87%) CSS
10 16 (23.88%) jQuery
11 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (22.39%) MVC
12 14 (20.90%) ITIL
12 14 (20.90%) VB
13 12 (17.91%) Visual Studio
14 11 (16.42%) T-SQL
14 11 (16.42%) HTML
14 11 (16.42%) Web Services
14 11 (16.42%) VB6
15 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
15 10 (14.93%) VBA
16 9 (13.43%) Classic ASP
16 9 (13.43%) Change Management
16 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
16 9 (13.43%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (13.43%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (11.94%) 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 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (13.43%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.99%) DNN
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) DB2
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.48%) SSDT
7 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) DTS
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.49%) QlikView
8 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Law
4 3 (4.48%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Automotive
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) SharePoint Developer
5 13 (19.40%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (11.94%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) .NET Applications Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Development Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
3 18 (26.87%) CSS
4 16 (23.88%) jQuery
5 11 (16.42%) HTML
5 11 (16.42%) Web Services
6 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (13.43%) Classic ASP
7 7 (10.45%) WCF
7 7 (10.45%) WPF
8 6 (8.96%) WinForms
9 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.48%) LINQ
9 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (2.99%) HTML5
11 1 (1.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) iSeries
3 2 (2.99%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) MVC
2 14 (20.90%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) Change Management
4 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) SDLC
8 4 (5.97%) Workflow
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.99%) Project Management
10 2 (2.99%) Scrum
10 2 (2.99%) UML
10 2 (2.99%) Web Design
10 2 (2.99%) Web Development
11 1 (1.49%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Data Management
11 1 (1.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) C#
2 54 (80.60%) SQL
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.90%) VB
5 11 (16.42%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.42%) VB6
6 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
6 10 (14.93%) VBA
7 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.97%) C++
9 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.99%) Java
11 1 (1.49%) F#
11 1 (1.49%) Haskell
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.48%) HND
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) MCSD
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
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