The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Redhill 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 5 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 24.14% 6.98% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.84% 11.54% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +37.25%
Programming Languages Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 65.52% 60.47% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 10
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VB.NET
Surrey

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

VB.NET
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) WF
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (14.29%) WCF
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) WF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft