The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 31 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.66% - 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -6.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.08% 24.29% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 40 40
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Applications Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle