The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 29 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 14 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.78% 1.63% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.28% 4.65% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £316 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.76% +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -11.66%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 86 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.81% 35.10% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 56 45
Average daily rate £313 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Leamington Spa -5 5 £300 -
Warwick -5 4 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) CSS
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
8 6 (35.29%) jQuery
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) Subversion
10 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 4 (23.53%) Learning Management System
10 4 (23.53%) HTML5
10 4 (23.53%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) OO
10 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (23.53%) Scrum
10 4 (23.53%) Middleware
11 3 (17.65%) E-Learning
11 3 (17.65%) SCORM
11 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
11 3 (17.65%) SOA
11 3 (17.65%) SaaS
11 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
11 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
12 2 (11.76%) Marketing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.88%) WCF
9 1 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (5.88%) Kendo UI
9 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Learning Management System
2 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) E-Learning
2 3 (17.65%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SolidWorks