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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 84 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 1.13% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 2.78% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Median daily rate £358 £319 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.15% +15.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
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
555 648 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.81% 40.50% 42.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 435 333
Median daily rate £420 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
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 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 8 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Advertising
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
10 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.53%) CSS
10 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (5.26%) Ajax
11 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ICT Trainer
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) COM
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Data Security
5 1 (5.26%) DSDM
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Records Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Nintex