Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 175 171
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -45
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 12 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.68% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 32
Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £251 £206 £271
90th Percentile £343 £384 £400
England median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.75% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.50 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -31.61% -13.89% +28.57%

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 1666 2382 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.82% 43.36% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1623 1617
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +9.54%
10th Percentile £297 £282 £263
90th Percentile £531 £538 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%
10th Percentile £15.35 £12.95 £11.10
90th Percentile £41.70 £47.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
West Yorkshire +4 9 £310 -8.15% 6
South Yorkshire +2 3 £285 -9.52% 1
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (16.67%) VB6
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle