The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 25 21
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.30% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.78% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £13.30
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +144.36%
VB.NET
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 72 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 42.50% 46.75% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 23
Average daily rate £400 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £186 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft