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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 94 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +27
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 21 53 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 2.96% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 6.94% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 5
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£295 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £350
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 £35.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
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
852 764 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.90% 42.68% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 520 251
Average daily rate £350 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% +46.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 22 May 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 -39 19 £295 +1.72% 5
Bradford -13 2 - -
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 26 (76.47%) C#
4 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
5 16 (47.06%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
7 10 (29.41%) VB
7 10 (29.41%) VB6
8 8 (23.53%) WCF
9 7 (20.59%) MVC
9 7 (20.59%) ADO
9 7 (20.59%) Maven
9 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
9 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
9 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
10 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
11 4 (11.76%) WPF
12 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.82%) Ajax
12 3 (8.82%) jQuery
12 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
12 3 (8.82%) System Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) VB Developer
3 9 (26.47%) VB6 Developer
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) VB Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Report Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) WCF
4 7 (20.59%) ADO
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.76%) WPF
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) WinForms
8 2 (5.88%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.88%) MDX
9 1 (2.94%) LINQ
9 1 (2.94%) CSLA.NET
9 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.82%) System Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.82%) ETL
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Data Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 26 (76.47%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) VB
3 10 (29.41%) VB6
4 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
5 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) VBA
8 2 (5.88%) Java
8 2 (5.88%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
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Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago