Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 163 184
Rank change year-on-year -16 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 15 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 1.03% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £255 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -21.54% -
10th Percentile £230 £113 £303
90th Percentile £430 £459 £388
England median daily rate £380 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +8.57% +3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +32.08% -18.46% -23.53%

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 2,217 1,647 2,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.35% 39.34% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,540 1,193 1,763
Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £291
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 11 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £39.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.32% +151.61% -31.64%
10th Percentile £13.81 £14.13 £12.80
90th Percentile £43.25 £43.75 £46.75
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +6.67% +2.74%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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
South Yorkshire -9 8 £350 +150.00% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 3
West Yorkshire -25 2 £240 -43.20% 16
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) WinForms
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (13.33%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) WPF
9 2 (13.33%) LINQ
9 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) Subversion

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) CRM Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Sage 200 Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Sage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) WinForms
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) REST
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 1 (6.67%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Practice Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ConnectWise
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sage