The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 16 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.78% - 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.51% - 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate
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£270 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
VB.NET
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 189 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.98% 40.30% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 122 73
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £25.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Oxford - 5 £270 - 3
Witney - 5 £225 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £400 -
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 3
Wallingford - - - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 13 (56.52%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 10 (43.48%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) VB
9 6 (26.09%) VB6
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) ActiveX
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
11 4 (17.39%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) WCF
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (17.39%) HTML5
12 3 (13.04%) Marketing
12 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (13.04%) Ajax
12 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (13.04%) Web Services
13 2 (8.70%) XML
13 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
13 2 (8.70%) CRM

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (43.48%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (26.09%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (26.09%) VB Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Programmer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) VB Programmer
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VB Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) ActiveX
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) WF
7 2 (8.70%) OCX
7 2 (8.70%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) DHTML
8 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
8 1 (4.35%) ODBC
8 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.35%) User Stories
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) VB
4 6 (26.09%) VB6
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
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