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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 108 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -25
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 0.85% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 2.68% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £308 £406 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.30% +74.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £351 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £461 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
VB.NET
England

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
499 298 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.30% 31.60% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 195 154
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 4 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £37.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.27 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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 29 July 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
Tyne and Wear -40 9 £308 -8.88% 6
Durham +8 1 - -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 North East region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) VB
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
7 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle
11 3 (12.50%) VBScript
11 3 (12.50%) VBA
11 3 (12.50%) HTML

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visualfiles
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (54.17%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Case Management Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
6 1 (4.17%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) MDX
7 1 (4.17%) ActiveX
7 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.17%) EJB
7 1 (4.17%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (4.17%) JPA
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) OO
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Case Management
3 3 (12.50%) Data Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) VB
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
4 3 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (8.33%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) LexisNexis
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
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