Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 18 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)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 45 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.88% 0.80% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 1.20% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Brighton median daily rate £350 £313 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -33.16% -
East Sussex median daily rate £360 £305 £468
% change year-on-year +18.23% -34.87% +24.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Brighton median hourly rate £35.00 - £23.00
10th Percentile £32.50 - £20.50
90th Percentile £37.50 - £25.50
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - £23.00

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 Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 168 249 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 49.12% 66.76% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 144 179
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.54%
10th Percentile £268 £264 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Brighton

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Brighton

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Brighton region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Agilent
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) New Relic
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Agilent
2 1 (33.33%) New Relic
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore