The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 56 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 13 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.16% - 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% - 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 9
Average daily rate
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£375 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -11.66%
VB.NET
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 47 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.09% 34.06% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 29 44
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) N-Tier
3 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 12 (85.71%) Data Management
3 12 (85.71%) VBScript
3 12 (85.71%) VBA
3 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (85.71%) MS Office
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) VB
5 10 (71.43%) Web Design
6 9 (64.29%) Web Services
6 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (57.14%) MDX
7 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (21.43%) C
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (7.14%) Ajax
10 1 (7.14%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 12 (85.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) MDX
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 12 (85.71%) Data Management
2 10 (71.43%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) VBScript
3 12 (85.71%) VBA
4 10 (71.43%) VB
5 3 (21.43%) C
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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