The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.38% 1.68% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 5.17% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £255 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 48.08% 32.40% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 21 30
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £395 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VB.NET
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Tuxedo
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript