The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 71 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 22 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.83% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 2.69% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 6
Average daily rate
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£294 £288 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £248 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £318 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.88 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+91.53% -23.07%
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
550 446 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.31% 30.78% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 255 222
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 27
Average hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £52.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +5 9 £300 +21.21% 7
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £288 - 10
Northamptonshire 0 5 £280 -9.67% 8
Derbyshire -7 2 £225 -25.00% 3
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (82.61%) C#
3 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
4 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
5 28 (60.87%) MVC
6 26 (56.52%) HTML
7 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
7 25 (54.35%) CSS
8 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
9 13 (28.26%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) WCF
10 12 (26.09%) VB
11 11 (23.91%) WinForms
11 11 (23.91%) jQuery
11 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (19.57%) WPF
12 9 (19.57%) VB6
12 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
13 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
13 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (10.87%) Retail
16 5 (10.87%) CSS3
16 5 (10.87%) Web Services
17 4 (8.70%) XML
17 4 (8.70%) Windows
17 4 (8.70%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (4.35%) DNN
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Simulink
1 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.17%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 36 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 18 (39.13%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
5 13 (28.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) VB Developer
8 3 (6.52%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.52%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 26 (56.52%) HTML
4 25 (54.35%) CSS
5 13 (28.26%) WCF
6 11 (23.91%) jQuery
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (23.91%) WinForms
7 9 (19.57%) WPF
8 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.87%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.70%) XML
10 4 (8.70%) HTML5
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 3 (6.52%) Ajax
12 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.35%) LINQ
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.70%) TDD
3 4 (8.70%) Scrum
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.35%) Android Development
5 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Development
5 2 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (2.17%) System Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.17%) Web Design
6 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) VB
5 9 (19.57%) VB6
6 3 (6.52%) VBA
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) VBScript
8 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) C
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Infragistics
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