The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 135 118 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -62
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 12 30 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 1.02% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 2.41% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 55
Average daily rate £319 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.15% -8.28%
VB.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1288 1245 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.02% 42.54% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 803 732
Average daily rate £400 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Average hourly rate £32.50 £39.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £24.79 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the Yorkshire region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Yorkshire region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
West Yorkshire -24 7 £319 -0.39% 18
North Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 2
South Yorkshire -9 1 £375 - 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 41 (87.23%) C#
3 22 (46.81%) MVC
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
5 17 (36.17%) VB
6 12 (25.53%) WinForms
7 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
8 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle
8 10 (21.28%) Windows
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) WCF
10 8 (17.02%) VB6
10 8 (17.02%) Web Development
11 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (14.89%) XML
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (12.77%) OO
13 5 (10.64%) Change Management
13 5 (10.64%) TDD
13 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
13 5 (10.64%) ITIL
13 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.13%) Power BI
7 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Moq
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) MSTest
General
1 4 (8.51%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 32 (68.09%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.91%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Applications Support
8 7 (14.89%) Analyst
8 7 (14.89%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
9 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.38%) VB Developer
10 3 (6.38%) VB6 Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
11 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) WinForms
3 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.02%) WCF
6 7 (14.89%) XML
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
7 5 (10.64%) CSS
7 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) Web Services
9 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.38%) CSS3
9 3 (6.38%) HTML5
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.13%) KML
10 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Web Development
4 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Change Management
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) Release Management
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 1 (2.13%) Content Management
8 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) ETL
8 1 (2.13%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) VB
4 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
5 8 (17.02%) VB6
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.64%) VBA
7 2 (4.26%) XPath
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MCP
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Siebel
4 1 (2.13%) Sage
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago