The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 VB.NET Developer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 13 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.82% 3.28% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.51% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £289
% change year-on-year -3.70% +16.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 49 57 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 89.09% 93.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 20
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

VB.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, VB.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET