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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 74 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 19 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.22% 1.24% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 3.12% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 11
Median daily rate £288 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-37.41% +31.35%
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
474 674 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.46% 39.67% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 429 291
Median daily rate £340 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 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 29 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 +8 8 £388 - 8
Leicestershire -5 7 £173 -42.50% 7
Derbyshire +16 4 £148 -55.30%
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £319 - 3
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (83.33%) C#
3 47 (78.33%) SQL
4 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
7 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
8 18 (30.00%) VB
9 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
9 17 (28.33%) jQuery
10 16 (26.67%) CSS
11 15 (25.00%) MVC
11 15 (25.00%) VB6
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (20.00%) ITIL
14 11 (18.33%) VBA
14 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
14 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 10 (16.67%) HTML
15 10 (16.67%) Classic ASP
15 10 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (15.00%) SAP
16 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (13.33%) Web Services
17 8 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio

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 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.33%) DNN
5 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Simulink
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) DB2
6 3 (5.00%) SSDT
7 2 (3.33%) GIS
7 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.67%) DTS
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 31 (51.67%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (21.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (11.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
9 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Systems Developer
11 3 (5.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (28.33%) jQuery
4 16 (26.67%) CSS
5 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (6.67%) WCF
8 4 (6.67%) WinForms
8 4 (6.67%) WPF
9 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.00%) HTML5
9 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (1.67%) CSS3
11 1 (1.67%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) MVC
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (8.33%) SDLC
5 4 (6.67%) Workflow
6 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.00%) OO
6 3 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Scrum
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Web Design
8 1 (1.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.67%) CRM
8 1 (1.67%) DNA
8 1 (1.67%) ERP
8 1 (1.67%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) C#
2 47 (78.33%) SQL
3 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.00%) VB
5 15 (25.00%) VB6
6 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
6 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
6 11 (18.33%) VBA
7 5 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Java
10 1 (1.67%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) Haskell
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.67%) HND
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) MCSD
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) SAP
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Mapinfo
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