Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +43
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.29% 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Sheffield median daily rate £255 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.54% - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £315 £315
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +173.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 235 416 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.61% 43.74% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 313 194
Sheffield median daily rate £423 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £534
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Sheffield median hourly rate - £45.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +160.87% +5.57%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +104.55% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Sheffield

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Sheffield

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL