Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 January 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 103 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.49% 0.065% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £575 - £475
10th Percentile £460 - £463
90th Percentile £588 - £488
East of England median daily rate £488 £350 £475
% change year-on-year +39.29% -26.32% +50.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.63

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 468 589 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 32.93% 38.15% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 319 314
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £556 £588 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.67% -48.42% +20.25%
10th Percentile £17.93 £10.63 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.35
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.37% +8.59%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
Hitchin - 1 £313 -
VB.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ArchiMate
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) VB6

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
1 6 (85.71%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) ArchiMate
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) Multichannel Retail
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
2 6 (85.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB6