Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 164 166
Rank change year-on-year +67 +2 -21
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 14 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.33% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.14% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £325 £401 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.95% +28.84% +24.50%
10th Percentile £284 £342 £225
90th Percentile £377 £438 £398
South East median daily rate £344 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% -2.94% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 483 1,226 1,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.56% 28.56% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 713 730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £650 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +50.00% +71.43%
10th Percentile £28.16 £35.50 £8.00
90th Percentile £52.63 £69.50 £52.25
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -7.45% +10.59% -1.16%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Berkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for VB.NET in Berkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Berkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +30 2 £275 -
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) DevSecOps
3 1 (33.33%) NIST
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) UniData
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) CEH

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) DevSecOps
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
1 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) COSO
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) NIST
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle