The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 10 5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 9.38% 27.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 17.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £358 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-37.41% +31.35%
VB.NET
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.29% 53.13% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 16
Median daily rate £275 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.81% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £415 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Online Games
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Games

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft