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 3 months to 25 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 70 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 21 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.39% 1.58% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 4.78% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 14
Median daily rate £344 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.63 £42.50
% change year-on-year -29.82% -16.17%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 605 502 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.15% 33.09% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 325 418
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +131.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing VB.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -5 9 £275 +59.42% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £304 -10.00% 3
Northamptonshire -11 6 £450 +12.50% 2
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (73.47%) SQL
3 31 (63.27%) C#
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (30.61%) MVC
7 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
9 11 (22.45%) VB
10 10 (20.41%) VB6
10 10 (20.41%) Scrum
10 10 (20.41%) Finance
11 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
11 9 (18.37%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (16.33%) System Testing
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (16.33%) VBA
12 8 (16.33%) Java
12 8 (16.33%) Web Services
13 7 (14.29%) Linux
13 7 (14.29%) Python
13 7 (14.29%) ETL
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle
13 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
13 7 (14.29%) SAP
13 7 (14.29%) Classic ASP

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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) DHCP
1 5 (10.20%) DNS
1 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
1 5 (10.20%) LDAP
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.53%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 6 (12.24%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (12.24%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Analyst
9 5 (10.20%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) VB Developer
10 2 (4.08%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.33%) Web Services
4 7 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) HTML
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.20%) ADSI
7 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.08%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) WPF
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) LESS
9 1 (2.04%) REST
9 1 (2.04%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.37%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (16.33%) System Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) ETL
6 7 (14.29%) ITSM
6 7 (14.29%) Metadata Management
6 7 (14.29%) Single Customer View
6 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 2 (4.08%) Workflow
10 1 (2.04%) ITIL
10 1 (2.04%) OOP
10 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) SQL
2 31 (63.27%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) VB
4 10 (20.41%) VB6
5 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 8 (16.33%) Java
6 8 (16.33%) VBA
7 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 7 (14.29%) Python
8 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) MIIS
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) SAP
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) McAfee
3 5 (10.20%) Symantec
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
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