Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 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)
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 123 128
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 14 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 0.19% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.37% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 12
Leeds median daily rate £310 - £325
10th Percentile £305 - £306
90th Percentile £394 - £384
West Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £386 £325
% change year-on-year -19.74% +18.85% +4.84%
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 1,357 1,067 1,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.59% 50.47% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 766 1,003
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £300 £305
90th Percentile £525 £510 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +47.54% -56.43%
10th Percentile £32.13 £13.68 £11.40
90th Percentile £44.63 £31.55 £16.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +77.78% +42.86% -55.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) WPF
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) VB6
8 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) VB
8 2 (14.29%) VBA
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (7.14%) SAS
9 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.14%) WinForms
9 1 (7.14%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Excel Specialist
5 2 (14.29%) VB Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VBA Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle