The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 113 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.56% 0.32% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 0.92% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £308 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £257
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
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
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
506 218 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.31% 35.05% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 150 113
Median daily rate £320 £363 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £536 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 5
Median hourly rate £28.88 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -57 4 £309 - 4
Sunderland - 3 - -
VB.NET
North East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) VB
4 11 (45.83%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) VB6
9 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (20.83%) Web Development
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) Scrum
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (16.67%) PL/1
11 4 (16.67%) N-Tier

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
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 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 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 5 (20.83%) VB Developer
4 5 (20.83%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum Master
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) ActiveX
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.17%) EJB
6 1 (4.17%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (4.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
1 12 (50.00%) VB
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VB6
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) C
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) COBOL
5 4 (16.67%) PL/1
6 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
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