The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 53 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% - 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% - 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 15
Average daily rate
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- - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £308 £319
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
VB.NET
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
232 252 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.22% 32.64% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 140 174
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -44.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £18.15 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £22.90 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) MDX
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) MDX
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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