The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.65% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year -3.34% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 196 221 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 42.52% 41.23% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 162 104
Median daily rate £420 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +13.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £21.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -46.87%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 2 £125 -
Rotherham - 1 £313 - 1
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) ADO
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) WinForms
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) DevExpress
7 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) YouTrack

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) ADO
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (9.09%) ETL
1 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) DevExpress
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft