The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.19% 2.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 6.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
VB.NET
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.54% 31.17% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 46 28
Average daily rate £450 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (28.57%) Aprimo
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
6 2 (28.57%) Adobe
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
1 2 (28.57%) Aprimo
1 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Google