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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.42% 3.51% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 8.57% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £253 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.85% -8.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £32.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-6.92% +73.33%
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
66 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 27.62% 40.94% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 39
Average daily rate £340 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £252 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% +65.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) ODBC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle