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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 77 74 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -44
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 17 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.08% 1.40% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 3.74% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 27
Average daily rate
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£308 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £253 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £355 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
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 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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
500 615 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.63% 37.32% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 306 206
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 46
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 19 September 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
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £308 -5.38% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £300 - 3
Leicestershire +1 3 - - 3
Lincolnshire +2 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire +1 1 £310 - 6
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 18 (51.43%) SQL
6 14 (40.00%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) CSS
8 12 (34.29%) jQuery
9 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (14.29%) Windows
12 5 (14.29%) HTML5
13 4 (11.43%) CSS3
13 4 (11.43%) Web Services
13 4 (11.43%) XML
13 4 (11.43%) VB
13 4 (11.43%) ETL
13 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.43%) WCF
13 4 (11.43%) JSON
13 4 (11.43%) Retail
13 4 (11.43%) Finance
14 3 (8.57%) MVC
14 3 (8.57%) VB6
14 3 (8.57%) Ajax
14 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (8.57%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Programmer
6 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 13 (37.14%) CSS
5 12 (34.29%) jQuery
6 5 (14.29%) HTML5
7 4 (11.43%) CSS3
7 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) XML
7 4 (11.43%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) JSON
8 3 (8.57%) Ajax
8 3 (8.57%) XHTML
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.71%) WinForms
10 1 (2.86%) LINQ
10 1 (2.86%) XSLT
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) ETL
1 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.57%) MVC
2 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
2 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.71%) CRM
3 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.71%) Web Design
4 1 (2.86%) SEO
4 1 (2.86%) Web Development
4 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) SOA
4 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
6 3 (8.57%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Sage
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) AccuRev
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £290 - £325 per day
Posted: 21 days ago