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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 95 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.47% 2.50% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 6.56% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 32
Average daily rate
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£335 £275 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £253 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £330 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.17 £11.15
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +197.48%
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
601 579 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.65% 38.12% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 376 302
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.65 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -33 3 £375 +36.36% 8
Bradford -9 2 £290 +14.85% 1
Halifax - 1 £425 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Castleford - - - - 3
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 6
Wetherby - - - -
VB.NET
Yorkshire

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Ajax
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (33.33%) ODBC
5 8 (33.33%) HTTP
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) SOAP
5 8 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (33.33%) User Experience
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
6 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
6 7 (29.17%) Test Management
7 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.83%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.50%) WCF
10 3 (12.50%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (8.33%) ArcGIS
1 2 (8.33%) ArcSDE
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) LiveLink
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) MS Access
8 1 (4.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tester
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) GIS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Senior VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) Ajax
3 8 (33.33%) ODBC
3 8 (33.33%) SOAP
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) WinForms
8 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
2 7 (29.17%) Test Management
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB6
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) RedDot
2 1 (4.17%) Open Text
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago