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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 88 99 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -41
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 22 7 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 0.41% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 1.12% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £410 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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
795 627 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.43% 36.28% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 438 393
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 21 £325 -13.33% 9
Wakefield - 1 £315 - 3
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (76.60%) C#
3 29 (61.70%) SQL
4 22 (46.81%) MVC
5 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
7 15 (31.91%) VB
8 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) WinForms
10 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
10 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
10 10 (21.28%) Windows
11 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.02%) VB6
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (17.02%) WCF
12 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
13 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (10.64%) Release Management
14 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
14 5 (10.64%) XML
14 5 (10.64%) ITIL
14 5 (10.64%) VBA
14 5 (10.64%) Finance
14 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) DTS
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (2.13%) MS Access
5 1 (2.13%) Power BI
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.91%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) Applications Support
7 7 (14.89%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Test Leader
10 3 (6.38%) VB Developer
10 3 (6.38%) VB6 Developer
11 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analyst
12 1 (2.13%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) WinForms
3 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
3 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
4 8 (17.02%) WCF
5 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
5 5 (10.64%) XML
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.13%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) HTML
9 1 (2.13%) jQuery
9 1 (2.13%) MDX
9 1 (2.13%) RESTful
9 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.13%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) Release Management
5 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (6.38%) OO
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Migration
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.13%) SDLC
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
4 15 (31.91%) VB
5 8 (17.02%) VB6
6 5 (10.64%) VBA
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
1 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Siebel
4 1 (2.13%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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