The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
VB.NET
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 57.45% 36.09% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 4
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Watford

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

VB.NET
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) XACML
2 1 (50.00%) SPML
2 1 (50.00%) OpenID
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) XACML
2 1 (50.00%) SPML
2 1 (50.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager