The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.38% 2.31% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 8.33% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £281 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 96 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.24% 27.75% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 58 51
Average daily rate £343 £313 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Gatwick -3 2 £338 +1.50%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Web Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft