The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 23 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 Stockport 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 51.52% 46.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £183 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £369 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
VB.NET
Manchester

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

VB.NET
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree