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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.67% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 2.02% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£330 £365 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +28.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £417 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £34.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.84 £13.30
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +154.43%
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
472 496 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.22% 33.20% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 298 194
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 66
Average hourly rate £16.75 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.85 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
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 26 January 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
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £360 +20.00% 8
Derbyshire +25 3 £300 -30.23% 1
Northamptonshire -9 2 £375 - 12
Leicestershire - - - - 10
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (16.67%) Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.67%) JSON
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.50%) VB
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.33%) VBA
11 2 (8.33%) Java
11 2 (8.33%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) CATIA
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (8.33%) WCF
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) LINQ
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5
8 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (4.17%) CSS3
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) ETL
1 2 (8.33%) Web Design
1 2 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.17%) Change Management
2 1 (4.17%) MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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