Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 21 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 > Coventry
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 75 44
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31 -2
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.54% 0.66% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 2.02% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 22
Coventry median daily rate £438 £323 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.66% +19.44% +14.89%
10th Percentile £317 £185 £143
90th Percentile £560 £370 £379
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £301 £325
% change year-on-year +8.15% -7.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £23.75 - -
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 Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 233 347 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.23% 32.86% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 261 161
Coventry median daily rate £400 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £272 £295 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -17.95% -32.03%
10th Percentile £20.00 £11.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £29.13 £28.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £25.66
% change year-on-year +28.87% -5.49% +17.98%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Coventry

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Coventry

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Coventry over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Coventry

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) ES6
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau