Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 124 135
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.23% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.49% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Leeds median daily rate - £320 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.25% +6.15%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £240 £320 £345
% change year-on-year -25.00% -7.25% +6.15%
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 1,261 1,016 1,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 50.66% 47.30% 50.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 762 1,030
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £323 £308 £300
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £39.00 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.41% +171.30% -29.88%
10th Percentile £13.17 £19.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £21.67 £40.70 £30.06
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £39.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -56.41% +168.97% -30.95%

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