The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 104 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 18 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.84% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 2.09% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 12
Median daily rate £345 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £291 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
VB.NET
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
911 910 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.12% 40.12% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 618 331
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Leeds +4 16 £345 +6.15% 9
Bradford +8 1 £350 - 1
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) WinForms
8 4 (18.18%) WCF
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Advertising
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) Web Development
9 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
10 2 (9.09%) HTML
10 2 (9.09%) CSS
10 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
10 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
10 2 (9.09%) SDLC
10 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
11 1 (4.55%) Office 365
11 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) ICT Trainer
9 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 4 (18.18%) WinForms
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) DSDM
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Process Management
5 1 (4.55%) Records Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Nintex