The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
VB.NET
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.63% 3.23% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
Average daily rate £290 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL