The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 28 June 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 Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 1.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £173 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -23.52%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 63 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.51% 30.58% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 93 151
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £171 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Derbyshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Derbyshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) ADSI
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) MIIS
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) MIIS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
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