The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.61% 1.15% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 3.65% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£280 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 137 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 24.70% 31.42% 36.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 67 75
Average daily rate £338 £306 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% +7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +142.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Nottingham +11 1 £280 -13.84% 1
Retford - - - -
Mansfield - - - -
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) WCF
7 3 (30.00%) VB
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) CRM
8 2 (20.00%) Retail
8 2 (20.00%) VB6
9 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 1 (10.00%) WinForms
9 1 (10.00%) Telerik
9 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (10.00%) Line 500
9 1 (10.00%) Sage
9 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) XML
9 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) Sage