The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 122 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 25 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.89% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 2.31% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £165 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £295 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1159 1169 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.08% 38.63% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 706 467
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 87
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the East of England region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the East of England region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire -1 11 £338 +3.84% 3
Norfolk -1 7 £338 +12.50% 2
Essex -17 3 £170 +3.03% 3
Suffolk +6 2 £238 +10.46% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 1 - - 4
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (43.18%) C#
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
6 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.73%) SDLC
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.45%) Windows
7 9 (20.45%) VB
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
8 8 (18.18%) XML
8 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 8 (18.18%) Workflow
8 8 (18.18%) VB6
9 7 (15.91%) WebFOCUS
9 7 (15.91%) WCF
9 7 (15.91%) XMLA
9 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 7 (15.91%) Data Transformation
10 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (13.64%) LDAP
10 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
11 5 (11.36%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) Broadband
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) Telnet
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.91%) WebFOCUS
3 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) AccuRev
3 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) Selenium
5 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.55%) NUnit
5 2 (4.55%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) Redmine
5 2 (4.55%) Trac
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Report Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) VB Developer
7 3 (6.82%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.55%) MI Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) Web Services
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) XML
5 7 (15.91%) WCF
6 4 (9.09%) OAuth
6 4 (9.09%) XACML
6 4 (9.09%) SPML
6 4 (9.09%) OpenID
6 4 (9.09%) SAML
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.82%) WinForms
7 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 3 (6.82%) WF
7 3 (6.82%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.27%) XSLT
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) PKI
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) SDLC
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
3 7 (15.91%) Data Transformation
4 5 (11.36%) Time Management
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) TDD
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Use Case
6 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
6 2 (4.55%) ETL
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 9 (20.45%) VB
5 8 (18.18%) VB6
6 7 (15.91%) XMLA
7 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.36%) Perl
8 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
8 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.55%) Ruby
9 2 (4.55%) XPath
9 2 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (4.55%) VBA
9 2 (4.55%) XQuery
10 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) CISSP
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Red Gate
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago