Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 February 2018 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 158 156
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 23 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.65% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.54% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £274
90th Percentile £394 £375 £408
England median daily rate £365 £338 £329
% change year-on-year +8.15% +2.74% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.75 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -35.63% -5.88% +25.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,787 1,946 2,327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.35% 42.04% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,265 1,319 1,548
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £283 £280 £268
90th Percentile £538 £538 £540
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -5.00% -39.39%
10th Percentile £31.75 £12.48 £13.60
90th Percentile £43.68 £43.13 £40.60
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -5 20 £310 -8.15% 23
South Yorkshire +4 3 £255 -22.73% 1
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (21.74%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Blockchain
8 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (13.04%) VB
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) VB6
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (8.70%) MVVM
9 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
9 2 (8.70%) OOP
9 2 (8.70%) OO
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) HTML

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) Blockchain
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 13 (56.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Developer
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
8 3 (13.04%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) VB Developer
8 3 (13.04%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Analyst
9 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Excel Specialist
9 2 (8.70%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (8.70%) VBA Specialist
10 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Change Management
1 4 (17.39%) MVC
1 4 (17.39%) Web Development
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) MVVM
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Scrum
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) VB
4 3 (13.04%) VB6
5 2 (8.70%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft