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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.63% 1.58% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 5.26% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£255 £338 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +48.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
VB.NET
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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
61 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 33.15% 30.00% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 26
Average daily rate £325 £300 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £438 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ProC
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
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