The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 95 41 71
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +30
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 12 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 3.77% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 8.30% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 4
Average daily rate
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£304 £298 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £314
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
VB.NET
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
623 506 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.94% 45.42% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 365 207
Average daily rate £335 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £241 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -58.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.63 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.45 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) C#
3 25 (73.53%) SQL
4 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
5 16 (47.06%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) VB6
6 10 (29.41%) VB
6 10 (29.41%) WCF
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.59%) Maven
8 7 (20.59%) ADO
8 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
9 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
9 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) WinForms
10 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
11 4 (11.76%) WPF
11 4 (11.76%) Windows
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
11 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (11.76%) VBA
11 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (11.76%) MVC
12 3 (8.82%) SAS
12 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) SAS
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) VB Developer
3 9 (26.47%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior VB Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) VB Programmer
7 3 (8.82%) Programmer
7 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Report Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) WCF
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.59%) ADO
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) WinForms
7 4 (11.76%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.88%) MDX
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (2.94%) HTML
9 1 (2.94%) LINQ
9 1 (2.94%) jQuery
9 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
2 4 (11.76%) MVC
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) System Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) SDLC
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) VB
3 10 (29.41%) VB6
4 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
5 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.76%) VBA
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Telerik
2 1 (2.94%) Nintex
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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