The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 74 76 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -37
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 13 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.97% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 3.16% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 25
Average daily rate
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£280 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £246 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.64% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 443 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.09% 30.64% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 215 184
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 23 July 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
Leicestershire +3 7 £248 -17.50% 7
Derbyshire +4 3 £300 +26.31% 3
Nottinghamshire +8 2 £280 -13.84% 2
Northamptonshire -3 1 £310 -4.61% 7
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
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VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 23 (52.27%) C#
5 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
6 14 (31.82%) HTML
7 13 (29.55%) jQuery
8 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 10 (22.73%) CSS
9 10 (22.73%) HTML5
10 9 (20.45%) VB
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (15.91%) Retail
12 7 (15.91%) VB6
12 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (13.64%) MVC
13 6 (13.64%) CSS3
14 5 (11.36%) Finance
14 5 (11.36%) VBA
14 5 (11.36%) Web Services
14 5 (11.36%) XML
15 4 (9.09%) Windows
15 4 (9.09%) AutoCAD
16 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
16 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
16 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) DTS
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) ProC
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 23 (52.27%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Programmer
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.82%) HTML
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 10 (22.73%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) CSS3
7 5 (11.36%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.82%) WCF
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.27%) Ajax
9 1 (2.27%) XSLT
9 1 (2.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (6.82%) ETL
3 3 (6.82%) Data Analytics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytics
3 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.27%) SOA
5 1 (2.27%) SEO
5 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.27%) Web Development
5 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.45%) VB
6 7 (15.91%) VB6
7 5 (11.36%) VBA
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.55%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Sage
2 1 (2.27%) Telerik
2 1 (2.27%) AccuRev
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Rate: 280pd
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago