The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 53 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.35% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.86% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +87.50%
VB.NET
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
158 232 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.73% 40.56% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 169
Median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.15 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VB.NET
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebFOCUS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) XMLA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MIS Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) MIS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) XMLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft