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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 10 5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 6.06% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 12.50% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £316 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
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
16 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.54% 48.48% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Median daily rate £263 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £415 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Online Games
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft