Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 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)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 132 129
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 -25
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 10 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.44% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.38% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 21
Leeds median daily rate £310 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £301 £278 £263
90th Percentile £324 £425 £360
West Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £331 £325
% change year-on-year -6.42% +1.92% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1084 1305 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.82% 49.75% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 918 944
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -22.86% -46.15%
10th Percentile £39.70 £12.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.30 £32.50 £43.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -30.97%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Leeds

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Leeds

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Leeds

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

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) VB6
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle