The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 27 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.35% 3.02% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 6.20% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £275 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.30% -4.41%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
116 129 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.54% 48.68% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 75 76
Median daily rate £305 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £421 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Leicester +5 3 - - 1
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (75.00%) MVC
5 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (62.50%) Scrum
6 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
7 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
7 9 (56.25%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) ITSM
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Change Management
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Python
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) Java
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 1 (6.25%) System Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
10 1 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (6.25%) VB6
10 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# Developer
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSD
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore