The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 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 Leeds 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 46 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 30 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.82% 1.10% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 2.65% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 9
Average daily rate
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£305 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £373 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 377 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.82% 41.57% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 217 342
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.91% +122.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £27.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB.NET
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VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) C#
3 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
4 42 (62.69%) SQL
4 42 (62.69%) WinForms
5 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET
6 31 (46.27%) Finance
7 27 (40.30%) Oracle
8 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
10 21 (31.34%) WCF
11 18 (26.87%) Windows
11 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
12 17 (25.37%) Web Services
13 15 (22.39%) MVC
13 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (19.40%) Scrum
15 12 (17.91%) OO
16 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (14.93%) OOP
17 10 (14.93%) XML
18 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
19 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
19 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 7 (10.45%) HTML
20 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
20 7 (10.45%) CSS
20 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) FTP
2 4 (5.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
2 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) MSTest
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 31 (46.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 39 (58.21%) .NET Developer
3 31 (46.27%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (16.42%) WinForms Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.46%) VB Developer
6 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Configuration Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Tester
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (62.69%) WinForms
3 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET
4 21 (31.34%) WCF
5 17 (25.37%) Web Services
6 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.93%) XML
8 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (10.45%) HTML
9 7 (10.45%) CSS
10 5 (7.46%) LINQ
11 4 (5.97%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (5.97%) ADO
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 3 (4.48%) JSF
13 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
13 2 (2.99%) jQuery
13 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) MVC
3 13 (19.40%) Scrum
4 12 (17.91%) OO
5 10 (14.93%) OOP
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
9 3 (4.48%) Volume Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Web Development
10 2 (2.99%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (2.99%) Master Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) User Stories
10 2 (2.99%) Information Security
10 2 (2.99%) Project Management
11 1 (1.49%) SOA
11 1 (1.49%) ETL
11 1 (1.49%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) C#
2 42 (62.69%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.96%) VB6
5 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.96%) VB
6 5 (7.46%) VBA
6 5 (7.46%) PHP
7 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) Sybase
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