The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.82% - 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£340 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.07% 39.76% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 36
Average daily rate £405 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 8 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#