Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 179 168
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 12 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.72% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £356 £335 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.34% +17.54% -12.31%
10th Percentile £308 £204 £113
90th Percentile £399 £428 £459
England median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.83 -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% +32.08% -18.46%

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 1,641 2,228 1,646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 40.88% 44.37% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,095 1,548 1,191
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £302 £300 £290
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.08 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -43.39% +151.61%
10th Percentile £14.32 £13.81 £14.13
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.95% +5.00% +6.67%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +47 12 £356 +48.44% 7
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) WinForms
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) OOD
7 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (16.67%) API Design
8 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (8.33%) UiPath
8 1 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) WinForms
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) API Design
1 2 (16.67%) OO
1 2 (16.67%) OOD
1 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) BDD
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) MVVM
2 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (8.33%) SOA
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) UX Design
2 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) UiPath