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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 28 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.59% 4.26% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.16% 13.98% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
Average daily rate
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£294 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -
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 £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
98 93 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.72% 30.49% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 19
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £165 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -19.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) C#
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) XSLT
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) VB
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 5 (22.73%) SCADA
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (18.18%) VB6
9 4 (18.18%) VBScript
9 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET
9 4 (18.18%) OO
9 4 (18.18%) NHS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) XSLT
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
9 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) SCADA
2 4 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Web Development
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) BPMN
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) RAD
6 1 (4.55%) RUP
6 1 (4.55%) DSDM
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VBScript
5 4 (18.18%) VB6
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) VBA
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle