The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank - 15 27
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough - 1.23% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.23% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year -3.34% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -67.64%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 34 31 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 36.17% 38.27% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 30
Median daily rate £370 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £289 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £496 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing VB.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Peterborough

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Peterborough

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Peterborough

VB.NET
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle