Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 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
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 171 169
Rank change year-on-year +60 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 14 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.75% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 20
Median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.38% +16.36%
10th Percentile £257 £298 £263
90th Percentile £388 £395 £423
England median daily rate £420 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.11% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.83
England median hourly rate £50.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +34.67% +7.14% +112.12%

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 722 1,874 2,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.74% 42.35% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 1,244 1,461
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £297
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 46
Median hourly rate £19.90 £20.96 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.03% -47.61% +77.78%
10th Percentile £12.63 £14.45 £19.16
90th Percentile £26.28 £47.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -18.60% +4.88% -1.20%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VB.NET in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in Yorkshire.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +52 3 £315 -16.00%
North Yorkshire +1 2 £375 +11.11%
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) API Design
6 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (16.67%) Power BI
6 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
6 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Design
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin