Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 16 January 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 45 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.28% 2.84% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 6.38% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Leicestershire median daily rate £288 £275 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -9.84% -
10th Percentile £243 £189 £259
90th Percentile £463 £322 £316
East Midlands median daily rate £344 £275 £303
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 266 235 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 48.63% 44.51% 51.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 130 151
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.80% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £247 £213
90th Percentile £488 £438 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 12
Leicestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -4.46% +4.67%
10th Percentile £15.65 £23.83 £15.84
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.63 £43.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +20.77% +76.87% -45.19%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 4 £328 -27.22% 1
VB.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Content Development
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Content Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree