Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 January 2018 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 70 84
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 +3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.23% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 1.91% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £275 - £310
10th Percentile £229 - £263
90th Percentile £328 - £350
East of England median daily rate £350 £475 £316
% change year-on-year -26.32% +50.20% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.63 -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 578 523 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.50% 49.11% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 227 330
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £500 £494 £500
East of England median daily rate £418 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 54 54
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +1.20% -2.35%
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.50 £33.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Cambridgeshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Cambridge -3 1 £275 - 4
Peterborough -21 1 £218 - 2
Huntingdon - 1 £275 -
VB.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Pattern Matching
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Pattern Matching
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore