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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.44% 2.73% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 9.09% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £41.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +18.70%
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
148 121 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.41% 30.02% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 60
Median daily rate £430 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £488 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 -4 4 £400 +52.38% 8
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (85.71%) SharePoint
5 17 (80.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (80.95%) PowerShell
6 14 (66.67%) VB
7 13 (61.90%) VBA
7 13 (61.90%) Classic ASP
7 13 (61.90%) VB6
7 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
8 11 (52.38%) SAP
9 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (38.10%) ITIL
10 7 (33.33%) HND
11 6 (28.57%) Finance
12 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (19.05%) K2 blackpearl
13 4 (19.05%) SAP Smart Forms
14 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 2 (9.52%) Windows
15 2 (9.52%) Advertising
15 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
15 2 (9.52%) MVC
15 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (4.76%) MVVM

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 18 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 17 (80.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (19.05%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) DTS
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
2 13 (61.90%) Classic ASP
3 4 (19.05%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Data Management
3 1 (4.76%) MVVM
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) SDLC
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) PowerShell
4 14 (66.67%) VB
5 13 (61.90%) VB6
5 13 (61.90%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (33.33%) HND
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) SAP