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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 3 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.27% 4.78% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 11.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £468 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -
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
132 137 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.70% 40.90% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 58
Average daily rate £345 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £187 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +16 2 £468 - 1
Lewes -5 1 - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) AWD
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle