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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 68 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 1.48% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 3.75% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Average daily rate
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£304 £323 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% -9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £369 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £323 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
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
322 347 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.33% 39.61% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 218 296
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +120.00%
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 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 38 (71.70%) C#
3 34 (64.15%) WinForms
4 33 (62.26%) SQL
5 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
5 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (49.06%) Finance
7 19 (35.85%) Oracle
8 18 (33.96%) WCF
9 16 (30.19%) Windows
10 15 (28.30%) Web Services
10 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
11 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
12 13 (24.53%) MVC
13 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (16.98%) Scrum
14 9 (16.98%) OO
15 8 (15.09%) XML
15 8 (15.09%) OOP
16 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (13.21%) CSS
16 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
16 7 (13.21%) HTML
16 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
17 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
17 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
18 5 (9.43%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) FTP
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 33 (62.26%) .NET Developer
3 24 (45.28%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) WinForms Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) VB Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) VB6 Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior VB Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Configuration Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.89%) CRM Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) WinForms
3 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
4 18 (33.96%) WCF
5 15 (28.30%) Web Services
6 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.09%) XML
8 7 (13.21%) CSS
8 7 (13.21%) HTML
9 4 (7.55%) ADO
9 4 (7.55%) LINQ
9 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.55%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.89%) jQuery
12 1 (1.89%) Ajax
12 1 (1.89%) SOAP
12 1 (1.89%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) MVC
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
3 9 (16.98%) OO
4 8 (15.09%) OOP
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) Web Development
7 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Information Security
8 2 (3.77%) ETL
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.77%) User Stories
9 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Test Management
9 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.89%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Release Management
9 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) C#
2 33 (62.26%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) VB
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
5 5 (9.43%) VB6
6 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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