Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 85 102
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.69% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £220 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £210 £326 £275
90th Percentile £230 £374 £325
East of England median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £32.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year - +1.25% +36.60%

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 494 583 687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.76% 47.71% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 327 426
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £229 £263 £225
90th Percentile £475 £507 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 49 35
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £32.73 £25.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.55 £47.75 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 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 27 July 2017. 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
Peterborough +3 3 £220 -
VB.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Tuxedo
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) E-business
3 2 (50.00%) BPEL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI

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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BPEL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) E-business
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Hyperion