Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 91 101
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 1.48% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Reading median daily rate £338 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.67% -45.45%
10th Percentile £231 £336 £213
90th Percentile £425 £396 £332
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 406 405 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.84% 27.51% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 204 390
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £25.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.72% -40.12% +119.74%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.70 £13.31
90th Percentile £45.93 £50.75 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Reading

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Reading

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Reading

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (45.45%) XML
6 5 (45.45%) ODBC
6 5 (45.45%) OLE
6 5 (45.45%) OLE DB
6 5 (45.45%) MySQL
6 5 (45.45%) C++
6 5 (45.45%) Sybase
6 5 (45.45%) ADO
6 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (45.45%) Datazen
7 4 (36.36%) Chat Support
7 4 (36.36%) jQuery
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) Datazen
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL BI Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Azure Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) ADO
2 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) ODBC
2 5 (45.45%) OLE
2 5 (45.45%) OLE DB
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) MDX
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Chat Support
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Memory Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy