Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 16 February 2019 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)
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 81 82
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median daily rate - £498 -
East of England median daily rate £400 £300 £345
% change year-on-year +33.33% -13.04% +10.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £38.75
East of England median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.63
% change year-on-year - +99.10% -15.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 407 266 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 47.94% 41.76% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 205 201
Essex median daily rate £500 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £338 £340 £255
90th Percentile £576 £638 £545
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 38
Essex median hourly rate £28.04 £41.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +12.16% +1.37%
10th Percentile £9.63 £36.10 £30.25
90th Percentile £62.12 £63.75 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £41.50 £41.19
% change year-on-year +7.23% +0.76% +5.61%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Essex

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Essex

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Essex