The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 28 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.28% - 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£318 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+57.40% -22.85%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 62.82% 41.74% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 20 18
Average daily rate £438 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft