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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 116 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +7
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 13 67 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 2.92% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 7.15% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 41 43
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.87%
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
885 937 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.82% 40.79% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 553 490
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 33
Average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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
West Yorkshire -47 11 £320 +16.36% 12
South Yorkshire -1 1 - - 3
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle
5 13 (33.33%) C#
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.64%) Ajax
9 9 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
9 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 9 (23.08%) HTML
9 9 (23.08%) SOAP
9 9 (23.08%) ODBC
9 9 (23.08%) HTTP
9 9 (23.08%) User Experience
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
10 8 (20.51%) Test Management
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) WinForms
12 6 (15.38%) MVC
12 6 (15.38%) ETL
12 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.38%) CSS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (5.13%) ArcSDE
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.56%) LiveLink
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) QlikView
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.56%) OLTP
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Tester
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Tester
5 6 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) VB Developer
7 3 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) GIS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior VB Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.64%) Ajax
4 9 (23.08%) ODBC
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) SOAP
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) WinForms
6 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (7.69%) XML
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.69%) WCF
9 2 (5.13%) Web Services
9 2 (5.13%) ADO
10 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
10 1 (2.56%) COM
10 1 (2.56%) WPF
10 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) W3C
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
1 9 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
1 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 8 (20.51%) Test Management
2 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
3 6 (15.38%) ETL
3 6 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) OOP
6 2 (5.13%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) SOA
7 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) VB
5 5 (12.82%) VB6
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) R
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Open Text
4 1 (2.56%) RedDot
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Capita
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
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