Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 November 2017 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 103 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 +5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.69% 0.26% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 0.68% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate £338 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £301 £325
% change year-on-year +8.15% -7.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 505 589 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.72% 38.70% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 373 252
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +9.63%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £243
90th Percentile £513 £523 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% +58.23% -12.50%
10th Percentile £14.40 £16.30 £11.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.10 £35.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £27.08
% change year-on-year +28.87% -10.45% +24.51%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Birmingham

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Birmingham

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Birmingham

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) ThingWorx
8 2 (18.18%) User Experience
8 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) VBA
8 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (18.18%) ThingWorx
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) UX Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
7 1 (9.09%) MDX
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) SCADA
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Altova
2 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin