The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 15 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 22 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.33% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.19% 0.78% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate £381 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +36.36%
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
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 128 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.00% 29.91% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 40
Average daily rate £388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.14%
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 Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northampton +27 17 £378 +0.66% 10
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (91.67%) C#
3 32 (88.89%) SQL
4 22 (61.11%) SharePoint
5 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (25.00%) VB6
9 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (25.00%) VB
9 9 (25.00%) VBA
9 9 (25.00%) Classic ASP
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (25.00%) DB2
9 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (25.00%) iSeries
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (22.22%) SAP
10 8 (22.22%) Law
11 7 (19.44%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (61.11%) SharePoint
2 11 (30.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (25.00%) DB2
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Law
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Developer
7 7 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Applications Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
4 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) LINQ
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) iSeries
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (11.11%) Change Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.56%) DNA
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) OO
4 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
4 1 (2.78%) SDLC
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 32 (88.89%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (25.00%) VB
4 9 (25.00%) VB6
4 9 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) SAP
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