The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had VB.NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 136 112 91
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 10 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.21% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.23% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
Median daily rate £338 £190 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.63% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £182 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
VB.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2844 2221 2179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.64% 95.44% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1346 1122
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 136 198
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.96 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

VB.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title.

VB.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

VB.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VB.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Solihull - 3 £338 -
Birmingham - 2 £338 - 2
Shropshire - 2 £183 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
VB.NET Developer
England

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, VB.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) WinForms
3 10 (45.45%) VB
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (36.36%) VB6
6 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.64%) OO
10 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 2 (9.09%) XML
11 2 (9.09%) XSD
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) HTML
11 2 (9.09%) Back Office
11 2 (9.09%) Data Management
11 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (4.55%) MVC
12 1 (4.55%) Finance
12 1 (4.55%) Replication
12 1 (4.55%) T-SQL

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) WinForms
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSD
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Android Development
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 10 (45.45%) VB
3 8 (36.36%) VB6
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Siemens