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 2 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 89 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -45
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.96% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 2.36% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 31
Median daily rate £340 £298 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £360 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
VB.NET
West Yorkshire

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
739 636 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.00% 40.51% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 466 381
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

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 2 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
6 6 (33.33%) VB
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) WCF
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 3 (16.67%) VBA
9 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (16.67%) WinForms
9 3 (16.67%) Release Management
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

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 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) WinForms
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Siebel