Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 53 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +14
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.35% 0.57% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 1.10% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £370 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +16.72% +3.93%
10th Percentile £284 £335 £276
90th Percentile £316 £405 £381
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 310 272 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 54.58% 51.32% 55.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 180 183
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £32.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +18.77% +74.65%
10th Percentile £41.25 £33.38 £17.71
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.13 £46.64
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Brighton -7 1 £288 - 3
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding

VB.NET
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft