The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.72% 10.50% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 17.36% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 6
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.15% -3.63%
VB.NET
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 North Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 144 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 40.58% 60.50% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £23.71
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £32.74
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 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 21 November 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 -13 1 £320 +6.66% 2
Middlesbrough - - - -
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 16 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (33.33%) RUP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
6 1 (16.67%) Telerik
6 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Telerik