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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 12 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.68% 3.57% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.62% 12.75% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £314
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
113 102 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 34.66% 28.02% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 77 15
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £23.13 - £28.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (70.00%) HTML
5 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (60.00%) XML
7 11 (55.00%) C#
8 9 (45.00%) VB
8 9 (45.00%) WinForms
8 9 (45.00%) VB6
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (40.00%) Degree
9 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET
9 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (35.00%) NHS
10 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (30.00%) VBScript
11 6 (30.00%) IIS
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (30.00%) jQuery
11 6 (30.00%) Data Transformation
12 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 5 (25.00%) Windows
13 4 (20.00%) Internet
13 4 (20.00%) MS Office
13 4 (20.00%) CSS
13 4 (20.00%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) SMTP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 9 (45.00%) WinForms
5 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) Classic ASP
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) XSLT
8 2 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (10.00%) LINQ
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) SCADA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) VB
4 9 (45.00%) VB6
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle