The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.75% 0.36% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 1.54% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£278 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -11.66%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
119 65 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 34.69% 23.47% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 36 55
Average daily rate £325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.69 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) VBScript
4 6 (33.33%) VB
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (27.78%) VBA
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) WinForms
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Capita
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) CSS3
8 2 (11.11%) SCADA
9 1 (5.56%) Sage 1000
9 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) VB Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) WinForms
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) SCADA
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) OO
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
2 6 (33.33%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) VBA
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sage
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