The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.19% 1.97% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 5.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+215.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
VB.NET
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 118 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.78% 33.15% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 68 74
Average daily rate £400 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £169 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £33.10 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C++

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++