The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 29 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 17 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.68% 1.29% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.19% 4.85% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Median daily rate £413 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.32% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
- +9.24%
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
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 103 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.93% 26.61% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 64 60
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £222 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £532 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Northampton +10 15 £425 +70.00% 3
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 27 (84.38%) SQL
4 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
5 21 (65.63%) SharePoint
5 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (62.50%) PowerShell
7 19 (59.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (53.13%) VB
9 16 (50.00%) VBA
9 16 (50.00%) Classic ASP
9 16 (50.00%) VB6
10 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
11 13 (40.63%) ITIL
11 13 (40.63%) SAP
12 12 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (28.13%) HND
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (18.75%) Finance
16 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
17 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 4 (12.50%) C++
17 4 (12.50%) Windows
17 4 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
17 4 (12.50%) SDLC
17 4 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
18 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 21 (65.63%) SharePoint
2 19 (59.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Simulink
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SSDT
5 2 (6.25%) DB2
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) DTS
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) WinForms
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) HTML
8 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) SDLC
3 3 (9.38%) MVC
3 3 (9.38%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Programming
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 17 (53.13%) VB
5 16 (50.00%) VB6
5 16 (50.00%) VBA
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
7 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) F#
8 1 (3.13%) Haskell
8 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (28.13%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) MCSD
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) SAP