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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 113 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -11
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 2.03% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 5.03% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 38
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£330 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.17 £11.15
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +197.48%
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
829 894 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.92% 40.27% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 544 422
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 43
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +49.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.59 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 January 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 January 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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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 8 £335 +21.81% 21
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 4
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 13 (37.14%) Oracle
4 13 (37.14%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (31.43%) Ajax
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 10 (28.57%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) ODBC
7 9 (25.71%) SOAP
7 9 (25.71%) HTTP
7 9 (25.71%) Statistical Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
7 9 (25.71%) User Experience
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
8 8 (22.86%) Test Management
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
9 7 (20.00%) MVC
10 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 6 (17.14%) ETL
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) VB
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (14.29%) WCF
11 5 (14.29%) VB6

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (5.71%) ArcSDE
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Spatial
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (5.71%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.57%) MySQL
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.86%) OLTP
8 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.86%) MS Access
8 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Tester
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Tester
5 5 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) VB Developer
8 2 (5.71%) GIS Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) Ajax
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (25.71%) ODBC
4 9 (25.71%) SOAP
5 6 (17.14%) HTML
6 5 (14.29%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 3 (8.57%) WinForms
8 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 3 (8.57%) jQuery
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET
10 1 (2.86%) COM
10 1 (2.86%) XML
10 1 (2.86%) ADO
10 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Statistical Analysis
1 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
1 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
2 8 (22.86%) Test Management
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (17.14%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
7 1 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) VB
5 5 (14.29%) VB6
6 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) R
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) RedDot
3 1 (2.86%) Open Text
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Telerik
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