The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.49% - 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
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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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.34% 34.91% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 25 27
Average daily rate £350 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -43.97%
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 Guildford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft