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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 113 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +16
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 29 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 3.15% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 7.42% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 53 27
Average daily rate
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£320 £290 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £224 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.05 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -2.85%
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
1221 1078 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.05% 42.46% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 730 382
Average daily rate £335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 30
Average hourly rate £38.00 £29.00 £15.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +87.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £15.03 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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
West Yorkshire -36 24 £320 +10.34% 14
South Yorkshire -16 1 - - 3
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 27 (71.05%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
4 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 13 (34.21%) VB6
5 13 (34.21%) VB
6 10 (26.32%) WCF
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
8 8 (21.05%) MVC
9 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
9 7 (18.42%) ADO
9 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) Maven
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (13.16%) WPF
12 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
12 4 (10.53%) OO
12 4 (10.53%) VBA
13 3 (7.89%) Apache
13 3 (7.89%) Windows
13 3 (7.89%) SharePoint

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.63%) MS Access
6 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) VB6 Developer
3 9 (23.68%) VB Developer
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Programmer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) VB Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Report Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) WCF
3 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.42%) ADO
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 5 (13.16%) WPF
7 3 (7.89%) WinForms
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) MDX
8 2 (5.26%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) CSLA.NET
8 2 (5.26%) MSMQ
8 2 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) CSS
8 2 (5.26%) HTML
8 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Life Science
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) MVC
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.26%) System Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Web Design
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 27 (71.05%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) VB6
3 13 (34.21%) VB
4 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.53%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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