The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.81% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.87% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£340 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -21.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.15% -3.63%
VB.NET
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
324 267 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.89% 43.41% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 131 171
Average daily rate £385 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £15.60 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.61% -52.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) V-Model
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Nintex

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) JSP
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
1 1 (14.29%) E-business
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) V-Model
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
1 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Nintex
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