Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 19 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.63% 0.34% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.75% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Leicester median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% +52.17%
Leicestershire median daily rate £275 £275 £305
% change year-on-year - -9.84% +32.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire 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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 162 134 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 50.94% 45.58% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 88 75
Leicester median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £242
90th Percentile £525 £471 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £326 £325 £308
% change year-on-year +0.38% +5.69% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Leicester median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +15.86%
10th Percentile £17.45 £36.25 £40.80
90th Percentile £45.40 £39.75 £43.60
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% +23.97% -19.33%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Leicester

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Leicester

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Leicester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Leicester

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Content Development
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Content Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree