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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 116 60 90
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +30
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 26 69 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 2.73% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 6.48% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 46 15
Average daily rate
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£295 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+31.35% -15.71%
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
1264 1065 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.48% 42.19% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 711 362
Average daily rate £335 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +96.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £13.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 27 May 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 -43 22 £291 +0.43% 14
South Yorkshire -13 3 £363 +20.83% 5
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (78.05%) C#
2 32 (78.05%) SQL
3 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
4 15 (36.59%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) VB6
5 14 (34.15%) VB
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
6 10 (24.39%) WCF
7 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (19.51%) ADO
8 7 (17.07%) Web Services
8 7 (17.07%) Maven
8 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
9 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (9.76%) WinForms
11 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
11 4 (9.76%) HTML
11 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
11 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.76%) jQuery
11 4 (9.76%) WPF
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (9.76%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (7.32%) Apache
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.07%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) VB Developer
3 10 (24.39%) VB6 Developer
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) VB Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior VB Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) WCF
4 8 (19.51%) ADO
5 7 (17.07%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) WinForms
6 4 (9.76%) Ajax
6 4 (9.76%) WPF
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) XML
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.88%) MDX
8 2 (4.88%) MSMQ
8 2 (4.88%) CSLA.NET
8 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) MVC
2 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) OO
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.32%) System Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Scrum
5 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.88%) ETL
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
6 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Release Management
6 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) TDD
6 1 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) C#
1 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) VB
2 14 (34.15%) VB6
3 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
4 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
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