The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 61 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 0.89% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£283 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% +43.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £382 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £314 £309
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +2.36%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
371 448 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.80% 53.08% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 199 133
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.84 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
VB.NET
Scotland

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 10 July 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) InfoPath
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) McAfee
3 4 (44.44%) MSI
3 4 (44.44%) InstallShield
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) InfoPath
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSI
1 4 (44.44%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Nintex
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £301 per day
Posted: 12 days ago