The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 95 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.067% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 0.21% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Median daily rate £275 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £313 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
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
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
553 480 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.95% 32.15% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 309 260
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 16
Median hourly rate £32.25 £20.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.25% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £38.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -10 2 £315 +0.80% 2
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) ERP
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Advertising
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (11.76%) XSLT
8 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
8 2 (11.76%) Intranet
8 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.76%) Marketing
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Developer
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ERP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) XSLT
8 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
8 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
1 6 (35.29%) TDD
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Single Responsibility Principle
4 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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