The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 2 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.05% 4.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £295 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
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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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.86% 17.39% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

VB.NET
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL