The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 0.90% 3.53% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 11.11% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £435 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 27 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 58.56% 31.76% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 29
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £427 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £36.00 £93.99 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.69% +157.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £29.18 £16.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £158.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle