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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 78 74 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -40
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 14 19 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.92% 1.17% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 3.35% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 29
Average daily rate
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£305 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £355 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
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
470 568 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.02% 35.11% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 274 192
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.40 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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
Derbyshire - 5 £300 - 2
Nottinghamshire +16 4 £270 -16.92% 4
Leicestershire +8 4 - - 3
Northamptonshire -2 1 £310 +24.00% 5
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
4 13 (35.14%) HTML
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
8 6 (16.22%) VB
8 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.51%) Retail
9 5 (13.51%) Windows
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.81%) ETL
10 4 (10.81%) VBA
10 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 4 (10.81%) XML
10 4 (10.81%) VB6
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
10 4 (10.81%) WCF
10 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
11 3 (8.11%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) DTS
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.70%) ProC
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) .NET Developer
3 16 (43.24%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
5 8 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Programmer
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.70%) SQL Programmer
11 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
11 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (10.81%) CSS3
7 4 (10.81%) WCF
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
7 4 (10.81%) XML
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
8 2 (5.41%) WinForms
9 1 (2.70%) Ajax
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.70%) XSLT
9 1 (2.70%) XHTML
9 1 (2.70%) LINQ
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) ETL
2 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) MVC
3 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
3 3 (8.11%) Analytics
3 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.41%) CRM
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) Web Design
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Web Development
5 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.70%) SOA
5 1 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.22%) VB
6 4 (10.81%) VBA
6 4 (10.81%) VB6
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Sage
2 1 (2.70%) AccuRev
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