Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 25 July 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.56% 1.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 5.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Solihull median daily rate £325 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £334 £300
% change year-on-year +4.87% +11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -

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 Solihull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 24 91 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 13.56% 30.64% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 20
Solihull median daily rate £338 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £244 £137 £285
90th Percentile £414 £511 £410
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £45.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £16.53
90th Percentile £47.50 - £35.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 £24.75 £26.85
% change year-on-year +37.37% -7.80% -12.70%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Solihull

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Solihull region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript