The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +16
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 24 51 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 2.87% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 6.85% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 12
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£320 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £243 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.05 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -2.85%
VB.NET
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
862 745 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.10% 41.90% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 525 241
Average daily rate £338 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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
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 24 April 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
Leeds -30 22 £320 +10.34% 7
Bradford -21 1 - - 1
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 9 (28.13%) VB6
5 9 (28.13%) VB
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
6 8 (25.00%) WCF
7 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (18.75%) Maven
7 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.75%) ADO
8 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (15.63%) WPF
9 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (12.50%) VBA
10 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.38%) ETL
10 3 (9.38%) SAS
10 3 (9.38%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) MS Access
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 8 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) VB Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) WCF
3 6 (18.75%) ADO
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) WPF
5 3 (9.38%) WinForms
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.25%) Ajax
6 2 (6.25%) MDX
6 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
7 1 (3.13%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) ETL
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Management
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) VB6
3 9 (28.13%) VB
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.50%) VBA
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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