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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 5 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.85% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 2.17% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £269 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £419 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 691 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.12% 39.02% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 417 369
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
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 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
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 20 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
Stockport - 1 £315 - 1
Wigan - 1 £300 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (18.18%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (9.09%) Validation
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 1 (9.09%) SAP
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) XHTML

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Anywhere
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
5 4 (36.36%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) ASP Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder Developer
7 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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