The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 10 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 1.16% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 3.09% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 6
Median daily rate £340 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £304 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +39.70%

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
893 1067 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.34% 37.45% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 685 571
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
South Yorkshire -4 4 £340 +0.74% 1
West Yorkshire -6 4 £350 +7.69% 13
North Yorkshire +12 2 £263 -16.66% 2
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) C#
3 21 (61.76%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 8 (23.53%) WinForms
5 8 (23.53%) MVC
6 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.65%) ADO
7 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) CSS
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
9 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET
9 3 (8.82%) Windows
9 3 (8.82%) Advertising
9 3 (8.82%) RESTful
9 3 (8.82%) LINQ
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
10 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.88%) jQuery
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Sage 50

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 18 (52.94%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (41.18%) C# Developer
5 13 (38.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (35.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 4 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
9 3 (8.82%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
10 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) WinForms
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.65%) ADO
5 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
7 3 (8.82%) RESTful
7 3 (8.82%) Web Services
8 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) WCF
9 1 (2.94%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.94%) JSON
9 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Data Security
5 1 (2.94%) DSDM
5 1 (2.94%) Logistics
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) SOA
5 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.94%) Mitel
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle