Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 24 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 155 141
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 -24
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 10 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.67% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.50% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 28
West Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% +3.85% +5.69%
10th Percentile £301 £204 £267
90th Percentile £324 £421 £369
Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -4.62% - +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1254 1599 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.33% 44.69% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1113 1195
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.96% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -40.00%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.98
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 10 £310 -10.14% 2
VB.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) VB6
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle