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 3 months to 22 June 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)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 99 87
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.40% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.80% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Median daily rate - £340 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.63 £42.50
% change year-on-year -29.82% -16.17%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 525 754 622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 48.39% 50.60% 41.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 551 461
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.67 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.88% -55.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing VB.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 22 June 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago