The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 93 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 1.48% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 3.34% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 3
Median daily rate £403 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -19.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 628 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.11% 44.16% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 431 346
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -56.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) COM
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) COM
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) DSDM
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft