Period
to 23 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 55 102
Rank change year-on-year -41 +47 +24
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 5 5 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.79% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 2.17% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
10th Percentile £344 £327 £270
25th Percentile £372 £348 £284
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £433 £360 £381
Median % change year-on-year +20.14% -5.57% +17.31%
75th Percentile £477 " £761
90th Percentile £498 " £910
England median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.26%

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 417 230 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.48% 36.39% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 159 454
10th Percentile £289 £250 £269
25th Percentile £325 £310 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £425 £484
90th Percentile £550 £495 £550
England median daily rate £525 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
10th Percentile £17.10 £24.30 £24.85
25th Percentile £17.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% -5.56% +9.76%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £48.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.75 "
England median hourly rate £45.50 £37.97 £45.00
% change year-on-year +19.85% -15.63% +6.66%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for VB.NET in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in the East Midlands.

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 October 2021. 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
Leicestershire -17 3 £465 +43.08%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - - 7
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

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 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CodeCommit
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CodePipeline
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Pipelines
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Core
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Express
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Clean Code
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Alibaba
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle