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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 24 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.66% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 4.79% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 6
Median daily rate £400 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £346 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.82% +21.42%
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
564 564 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.34% 34.64% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 353 254
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.25% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +9 17 £413 +33.06% 6
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £338 +17.39% 3
Leicestershire -4 2 £175 -42.62% 9
Derbyshire -5 2 £240 +6.66% 4
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) C#
2 38 (84.44%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
4 22 (48.89%) VB
5 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (44.44%) VB6
6 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
7 19 (42.22%) SharePoint
8 18 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 18 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
10 14 (31.11%) Classic ASP
10 14 (31.11%) VBA
10 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
11 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
12 12 (26.67%) SAP
12 12 (26.67%) CSS
13 11 (24.44%) jQuery
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (20.00%) Finance
16 8 (17.78%) HND
17 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
18 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
18 5 (11.11%) HTML
19 4 (8.89%) C++
19 4 (8.89%) SAP Smart Forms

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 (42.22%) SharePoint
2 18 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (8.89%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Simulink
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.44%) GIS
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) DTS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 18 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Database Developer
10 2 (4.44%) GIS Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
3 14 (31.11%) Classic ASP
4 12 (26.67%) CSS
5 11 (24.44%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) HTML5
7 4 (8.89%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.22%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) WinForms
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (6.67%) MVC
2 3 (6.67%) OO
3 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.44%) CRM
3 2 (4.44%) Project Management
3 2 (4.44%) SDLC
4 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.22%) Data Management
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (2.22%) ERP
4 1 (2.22%) Functional Programming
4 1 (2.22%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.22%) Regression Testing
4 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.22%) Web Development
4 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) C#
1 38 (84.44%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) VB
3 20 (44.44%) VB6
4 18 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 14 (31.11%) VBA
6 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.89%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.22%) F#
9 1 (2.22%) Haskell
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (17.78%) HND
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MCSD
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle