The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 49 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 42 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.15% 0.53% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 1.45% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 2 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £373 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £331 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
VB.NET
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
525 482 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.38% 36.32% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 274 231
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 5 £320 - 2
Reigate - 4 £400 -
Camberley - 1 £350 -
Redhill - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 43 (69.35%) SQL
4 35 (56.45%) XML
5 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
6 28 (45.16%) C#
7 27 (43.55%) Windows
8 25 (40.32%) CRM
8 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
9 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
11 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
12 20 (32.26%) WCF
13 19 (30.65%) Scrum
13 19 (30.65%) HTML
14 18 (29.03%) MVC
15 17 (27.42%) SharePoint
16 16 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (22.58%) Workflow
17 14 (22.58%) Finance
17 14 (22.58%) XSLT
18 13 (20.97%) MS Office
18 13 (20.97%) VB
18 13 (20.97%) WF
18 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
19 12 (19.35%) VB6
19 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
20 10 (16.13%) Oracle
20 10 (16.13%) IIS
20 10 (16.13%) VBScript

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 17 (27.42%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.13%) IIS
3 9 (14.52%) Documentum
4 4 (6.45%) ArcGIS
4 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.84%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) ArcInfo
3 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.52%) DTS
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.45%) MS Access
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 37 (59.68%) .NET Developer
3 30 (48.39%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Technical Support
4 8 (12.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Programmer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) GIS Technician
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Technician
8 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 35 (56.45%) XML
4 20 (32.26%) WCF
5 19 (30.65%) HTML
6 14 (22.58%) XSLT
7 13 (20.97%) WF
8 10 (16.13%) COM+
9 6 (9.68%) WinForms
10 5 (8.06%) jQuery
10 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.06%) HTML5
11 4 (6.45%) Ajax
11 4 (6.45%) CSS
11 4 (6.45%) Web Services
12 2 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (3.23%) WPF
12 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET
13 1 (1.61%) DHTML
13 1 (1.61%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) DTV
3 1 (1.61%) EPoS
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) CRM
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) Scrum
4 18 (29.03%) MVC
5 14 (22.58%) Workflow
6 5 (8.06%) Release Management
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.45%) Cartography
7 4 (6.45%) Data Management
7 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.45%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) Kanban
8 3 (4.84%) User Stories
9 2 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.23%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.61%) OO
10 1 (1.61%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) C#
3 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.97%) VB
5 12 (19.35%) VB6
6 10 (16.13%) VBScript
6 10 (16.13%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
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