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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 80 41 63
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 19 47 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 3.86% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 7.86% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
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
640 598 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.16% 49.14% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 431 194
Average daily rate £350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
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 22 May 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) VB6
6 10 (35.71%) VB
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.00%) ADO
8 7 (25.00%) Maven
8 7 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
10 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (14.29%) WPF
11 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.71%) System Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 3 (10.71%) QA
11 3 (10.71%) Apache
11 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
11 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
12 2 (7.14%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) VB6 Developer
2 9 (32.14%) VB Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) VB Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Report Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) ADO
3 7 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) MDX
6 2 (7.14%) WinForms
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.57%) LINQ
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.57%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.57%) Ajax
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MVC
2 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
2 3 (10.71%) System Testing
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.14%) ETL
3 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Release Management
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) TDD
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Management
4 1 (3.57%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) VB6
3 10 (35.71%) VB
4 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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