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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 115 64 99
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +35
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 27 62 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.92% 2.62% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 6.45% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 15
Average daily rate
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£300 £299 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% +8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
1163 961 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.57% 40.69% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 584 396
Average daily rate £325 £320 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 26
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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 -47 22 £299 +1.70% 15
South Yorkshire -18 3 £363 +20.83% 2
East Yorkshire 0 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire -10 1 - - 2
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (73.08%) C#
2 38 (73.08%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
5 16 (30.77%) Finance
6 15 (28.85%) VB
6 15 (28.85%) VB6
7 14 (26.92%) WCF
8 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (19.23%) Web Services
9 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
9 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.38%) ADO
10 8 (15.38%) MVC
10 8 (15.38%) WinForms
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (13.46%) Maven
11 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
12 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Windows
13 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
13 5 (9.62%) HTML
13 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
13 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
13 5 (9.62%) jQuery
14 4 (7.69%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) SAS
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.46%) Maven
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) VB Developer
3 10 (19.23%) VB6 Developer
4 9 (17.31%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) VB Programmer
8 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior VB Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (26.92%) WCF
4 10 (19.23%) Web Services
5 8 (15.38%) ADO
5 8 (15.38%) WinForms
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.62%) HTML
6 5 (9.62%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) XML
7 4 (7.69%) CSS
7 4 (7.69%) WPF
7 4 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.85%) MDX
9 2 (3.85%) CSLA.NET
9 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET
9 2 (3.85%) MSMQ
10 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
2 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) MVC
3 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.77%) System Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) OO
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.85%) ETL
6 2 (3.85%) Workflow
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Scrum
6 2 (3.85%) SDLC
6 2 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.92%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) C#
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) VB
2 15 (28.85%) VB6
3 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) VBA
7 3 (5.77%) C++
8 2 (3.85%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Telerik
2 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.92%) Nintex
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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