Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 124 109
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 +6
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 19 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.80% 0.36% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 0.71% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 25
Leeds median daily rate £310 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +10.00% +6.12%
10th Percentile £263 £315 £272
90th Percentile £394 £404 £388
West Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £315 £325
% change year-on-year -1.59% -3.08% +3.17%
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 1,165 1,124 1,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 49.30% 50.16% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 766 853
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £281 £294 £281
90th Percentile £533 £538 £549
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 9
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% +8.57% -46.15%
10th Percentile £39.10 £10.69 £13.90
90th Percentile £40.90 £26.25 £60.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +110.53% +2.70% -43.94%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (21.05%) Blockchain
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (10.53%) MVVM
9 2 (10.53%) VB6
9 2 (10.53%) OOP
9 2 (10.53%) OO
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) HTML
9 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (10.53%) VB
9 2 (10.53%) VBA
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office

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 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) VB.NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Excel Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VBA Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Change Management
1 4 (21.05%) MVC
1 4 (21.05%) Web Development
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) MVVM
2 2 (10.53%) OO
2 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft