Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 January 2019 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 54 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -36
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.26% 1.28% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 3.21% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £519 £415 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +118.42% -38.71%
10th Percentile £368 £270 £185
90th Percentile £664 £600 £408
East Midlands median daily rate £331 £363 £275
% change year-on-year -8.62% +31.82% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 297 249 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 38.32% 39.90% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 171 228
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.19% +4.38%
10th Percentile £306 £270 £288
90th Percentile £562 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +7.87% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £10.59 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.21% -32.79% -
10th Percentile £14.36 £10.29 £12.15
90th Percentile £15.47 £12.18 £38.15
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £39.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.57% +20.77% +76.87%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Northampton -9 1 £338 -43.75% 1
VB.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft