The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 39 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.37% 0.85% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.58% 2.40% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 22
Average daily rate
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£303 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 541 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.03% 35.22% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 295 473
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +23 30 £305 - 10
Bradford +8 3 - - 3
Wakefield - 1 - - 3
Halifax - - - - 1
Ilkley - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 58 (64.44%) C#
4 54 (60.00%) WinForms
5 51 (56.67%) SQL
6 39 (43.33%) ASP.NET
7 32 (35.56%) Visual Studio
7 32 (35.56%) Finance
8 30 (33.33%) Oracle
9 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (25.56%) WCF
11 22 (24.44%) Web Services
12 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 19 (21.11%) Windows
14 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
15 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 15 (16.67%) VBA
16 15 (16.67%) MVC
17 13 (14.44%) Scrum
17 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
18 12 (13.33%) OO
19 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
19 10 (11.11%) OOP
19 10 (11.11%) XML
20 9 (10.00%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Intranet
1 6 (6.67%) FTP
2 4 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.11%) MSTest
4 1 (1.11%) ProC
4 1 (1.11%) NUnit
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 32 (35.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (1.11%) Law
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (83.33%) Developer
2 58 (64.44%) .NET Developer
3 46 (51.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
5 7 (7.78%) VB6 Developer
5 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
5 7 (7.78%) VB Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Tester
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Tester
8 4 (4.44%) Configuration Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (60.00%) WinForms
3 39 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 23 (25.56%) WCF
5 22 (24.44%) Web Services
6 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.11%) XML
10 8 (8.89%) CSS
10 8 (8.89%) HTML
11 5 (5.56%) LINQ
12 4 (4.44%) ADO
12 4 (4.44%) LINQ to SQL
13 3 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.33%) JSF
13 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 2 (2.22%) jQuery
15 1 (1.11%) SOAP
15 1 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 15 (16.67%) MVC
3 13 (14.44%) Scrum
4 12 (13.33%) OO
5 10 (11.11%) OOP
6 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.44%) Test Strategy
8 3 (3.33%) Volume Testing
9 2 (2.22%) Web Development
9 2 (2.22%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.22%) Data Management
9 2 (2.22%) Information Security
9 2 (2.22%) Project Management
9 2 (2.22%) Migration
9 2 (2.22%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.22%) Master Data Management
9 2 (2.22%) User Stories
10 1 (1.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (64.44%) C#
2 51 (56.67%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) VBA
4 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.89%) VB
5 8 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.89%) VB6
6 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) C++
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle
2 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.22%) Capita
4 1 (1.11%) Sybase
4 1 (1.11%) Open Text
4 1 (1.11%) Citrix
4 1 (1.11%) Telerik
4 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
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