The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 56 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.23% 0.32% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.95% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £33.05 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.58% -5.57%
VB.NET
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
195 105 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.92% 33.33% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 68 52
Average daily rate £400 £368 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +95.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Visualfiles
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago