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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 18 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.96% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 2.57% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £318 £319
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
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
542 584 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.44% 37.20% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 319 484
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 36 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +35.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 0 10 £320 -1.53% 10
Bradford +1 3 £255 -24.44% 3
Huddersfield 0 1 - -
Ilkley - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (68.06%) SQL Server
2 49 (68.06%) C#
3 42 (58.33%) SQL
3 42 (58.33%) WinForms
4 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
5 29 (40.28%) Finance
6 25 (34.72%) Oracle
7 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (30.56%) WCF
8 20 (27.78%) Web Services
9 18 (25.00%) Windows
9 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
11 15 (20.83%) MVC
12 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (15.28%) Scrum
14 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (12.50%) OO
16 8 (11.11%) OOP
16 8 (11.11%) CSS
16 8 (11.11%) XML
16 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
16 8 (11.11%) HTML
16 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
16 8 (11.11%) PL/SQL
16 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
17 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
17 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) FTP
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (68.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
2 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) Maven
3 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) ProC
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Law
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Publishing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 46 (63.89%) .NET Developer
3 34 (47.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) WinForms Developer
5 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) VB Developer
6 5 (6.94%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior VB Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (58.33%) WinForms
3 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
4 22 (30.56%) WCF
5 20 (27.78%) Web Services
6 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (11.11%) HTML
7 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.11%) XML
7 8 (11.11%) CSS
8 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.94%) LINQ
10 4 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (5.56%) ADO
11 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (2.78%) jQuery
13 1 (1.39%) SOAP
13 1 (1.39%) ODBC
13 1 (1.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) MVC
3 11 (15.28%) Scrum
4 9 (12.50%) OO
5 8 (11.11%) OOP
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.17%) Web Development
7 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Content Management
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.78%) User Stories
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.78%) Information Security
9 1 (1.39%) TDD
9 1 (1.39%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.39%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.39%) ITIL
9 1 (1.39%) Workflow
9 1 (1.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) C#
2 42 (58.33%) SQL
3 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.33%) VB6
4 6 (8.33%) VB
4 6 (8.33%) VBA
5 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Open Text
3 2 (2.78%) Capita
4 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.39%) Sybase
4 1 (1.39%) RedDot
4 1 (1.39%) Telerik
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago