The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 20 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.96% 2.00% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 6.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 28.85% 30.00% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 9
Average daily rate £305 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £298 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

VB.NET
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 11 (84.62%) SmartPlant
3 9 (69.23%) Intergraph
4 8 (61.54%) XAML
4 8 (61.54%) MS Access
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
5 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) SAP
6 4 (30.77%) Life Science
7 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) SmartPlant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MS Access
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Programmer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Report Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (30.77%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) XAML
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Intergraph
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SAP