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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 89 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 21 47 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 2.83% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 7.19% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 15
Average daily rate
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£320 £290 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £320 £333
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 £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
792 654 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.21% 39.37% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 461 213
Average daily rate £345 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 -24 19 £320 +14.28% 10
Bradford -18 1 - - 2
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Otley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 15 (46.88%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) VB6
6 10 (31.25%) VB
7 8 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.75%) ADO
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Maven
9 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) WPF
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
11 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
11 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 4 (12.50%) HTML
11 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (12.50%) Workflow
11 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.38%) Ajax
12 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (9.38%) WinForms
12 3 (9.38%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.25%) ArcSDE
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.13%) OLTP
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) VB Developer
3 9 (28.13%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) VB Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) GIS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) WCF
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.75%) ADO
5 5 (15.63%) WPF
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (9.38%) SOAP
7 3 (9.38%) WinForms
7 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) ODBC
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.13%) REST
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
9 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Remoting
9 1 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) GIS
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 4 (12.50%) Workflow
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Test Management
4 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) VB
3 10 (31.25%) VB6
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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