The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 80 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 0.38% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 1.20% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £320 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £272 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £324 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.87%
VB.NET
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 333 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.45% 31.74% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 182 86
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +70.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.25 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 4 - -
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 9 (42.86%) WinForms
6 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) Web Services
7 8 (38.10%) WCF
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 6 (28.57%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) LINQ
9 5 (23.81%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) JIRA
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 4 (19.05%) WPF
10 4 (19.05%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) jQuery
5 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 9 (42.86%) WinForms
6 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) WCF
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) LINQ
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (19.05%) WPF
9 4 (19.05%) XHTML
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) SCADA
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
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