Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 109 84
Rank change year-on-year -19 -25 +29
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 24 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 1.09% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 3.00% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 40
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.70% -4.17% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £183 £224
90th Percentile £580 £438 £426
England median daily rate £368 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.89% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.50 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -31.61% -13.89% +28.57%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1209 1201 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.55% 36.48% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 770 665
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £272 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +105.48% -47.86%
10th Percentile £13.10 £13.69 £11.35
90th Percentile £58.00 £46.25 £43.45
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Northamptonshire -6 8 £415 +3.75% 2
Leicestershire -12 6 £275 - 2
Nottinghamshire +5 4 £370 +18.40% 1
Derbyshire -4 3 £325 +35.42% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £440 - 3
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) MVC
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) jQuery
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) Web Development
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (12.50%) HTML5
12 3 (12.50%) MVVM
12 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 3 (12.50%) WCF
12 3 (12.50%) WPF
12 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.50%) XAML

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
9 1 (4.17%) Redux
9 1 (4.17%) Sass
9 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.17%) Robotics
3 1 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) MVVM
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) XAML
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (4.17%) SAP