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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 97 47 95
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +48
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 19 50 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 2.95% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 7.34% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 5
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£300 £298 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £314
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
799 681 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.16% 40.20% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 436 290
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.80% -39.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 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
Leeds -54 12 £304 +2.10% 14
Wakefield +5 4 £300 - 3
Bradford -9 2 - - 1
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) C#
2 32 (74.42%) SQL
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 16 (37.21%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
6 12 (27.91%) WCF
7 10 (23.26%) VB6
7 10 (23.26%) VB
8 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
9 8 (18.60%) Web Services
10 7 (16.28%) MVC
10 7 (16.28%) ADO
10 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
10 7 (16.28%) Maven
10 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
11 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.95%) WinForms
12 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.63%) Windows
12 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (11.63%) jQuery
13 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (9.30%) WPF
13 4 (9.30%) Ajax
13 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) Maven
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) VB Developer
3 9 (20.93%) VB6 Developer
4 8 (18.60%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Programmer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior VB Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (6.98%) VB Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.91%) WCF
4 8 (18.60%) Web Services
5 7 (16.28%) ADO
6 6 (13.95%) WinForms
7 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) WPF
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) HTML
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.98%) CSS
9 3 (6.98%) XML
10 2 (4.65%) MDX
11 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
11 1 (2.33%) LINQ
11 1 (2.33%) CSLA.NET
11 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) MVC
3 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) System Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) SDLC
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Automation Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Workflow
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) C#
1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) VB
2 10 (23.26%) VB6
3 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.30%) VBA
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Telerik
2 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.33%) Nintex
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago