The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 1.90% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £305 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £33.05 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.58% -5.57%
VB.NET
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 131 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 57.18% 41.46% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 78 67
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £396 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) AWD
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VC++
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle