Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 88 94
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 0.98% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +20.00%
East of England median daily rate £350 £313 £320
% change year-on-year +12.00% -2.34% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 611 511 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.70% 36.87% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 295 269
Hertfordshire median daily rate £423 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £232 £259
90th Percentile £588 £538 £503
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 34
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.15 £49.75 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.52% +44.20% +72.50%
10th Percentile £13.65 £36.83 £15.04
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.95 £43.38
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +8.00% +1.35%

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 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 21 November 2017. 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
Watford -4 3 - - 2
VB.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) CAML
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (50.00%) Power BI
2 3 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (50.00%) Power BI
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CAML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft