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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 113 95
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18  
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.39% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.86% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 12
Median daily rate - £340 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -23.52%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 624 931 818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 43.24% 45.75% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 1237 1362
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 57
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.40% -62.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £13.56 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.23 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Leeds +17 3 - - 4
VB.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) VB6
5 2 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Complex ETL
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) System Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Complex ETL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) DSDM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Sage
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