The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 28 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.45% - 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% - 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £349 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -67.64%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 104 141 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.24% 49.13% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 74
Median daily rate £330 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -41.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in East Sussex

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in East Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in East Sussex

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in East Sussex

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Hove - 2 £423 -
Brighton - 1 £275 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Sussex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) COM
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (25.00%) COM
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) IBM