The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £301
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.20% 24.79% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 12
Average daily rate £410 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £19.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

VB.NET
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6