The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 25 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.13% 0.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 91 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 48.44% 62.76% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 39
Average daily rate £320 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 4 £320 - 4
Harrogate - 2 £293 - 6
Middlesbrough - - - -
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) VB
3 13 (59.09%) VB6
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) WinForms
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
10 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
10 3 (13.64%) RUP
10 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (9.09%) C#
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
12 1 (4.55%) TDD
12 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
12 1 (4.55%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) VB Developer
4 7 (31.82%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (13.64%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) WinForms
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) RUP
1 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
2 1 (4.55%) TDD
2 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.55%) System Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (4.55%) BDD
2 1 (4.55%) CQRS
2 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
2 1 (4.55%) OO
2 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) VB
2 13 (59.09%) VB6
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft