Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 147 96
Rank change year-on-year +60 -51 -28
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.23% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.01% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £441 £319 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.43% -5.56% -8.78%
10th Percentile £404 £265 £305
90th Percentile £511 £367 £367
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 297 894 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.06% 40.27% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 650 350
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -14.63% +15.49%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £275
90th Percentile £550 £506 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +19.83% -0.91%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.98
90th Percentile £48.05 £45.15 £41.73
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% +20.37% -1.82%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
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%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore