The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / North East
Rank 87 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 1.56% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 4.00% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 350 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.29% 38.93% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 216 144
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £14.80 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear -19 3 £350 - 1
Durham - 1 £300 - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Advertising
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Ajax
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Sitecore
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (36.36%) VB
6 4 (36.36%) CMS
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) VB6
8 2 (18.18%) C
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) VB6
7 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Sitecore
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
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