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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 17 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.11% 1.26% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 3.98% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 10
Average daily rate
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£294 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £314
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
588 452 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.38% 31.61% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 262 188
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 27
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.00 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.31% +43.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 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 13 £300 +21.21% 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £250 - 9
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £288 +2.67% 15
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 28 (75.68%) C#
4 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
5 23 (62.16%) HTML
6 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
6 22 (59.46%) CSS
7 21 (56.76%) MVC
8 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) WCF
9 10 (27.03%) WPF
9 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
9 10 (27.03%) WinForms
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
11 7 (18.92%) VB
11 7 (18.92%) VB6
12 6 (16.22%) Retail
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (16.22%) jQuery
12 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (10.81%) CSS3
14 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (10.81%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 (5.41%) DNN
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) .NET Developer
3 15 (40.54%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (8.11%) VB Developer
8 3 (8.11%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
8 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Web Support Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 23 (62.16%) HTML
4 22 (59.46%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) WCF
6 10 (27.03%) WPF
6 10 (27.03%) WinForms
7 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.11%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) Ajax
10 3 (8.11%) HTML5
11 2 (5.41%) LINQ
11 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (5.41%) Android Development
5 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.70%) Web Design
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) UML
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) VB
4 7 (18.92%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) VBA
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Infragistics
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