The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.71% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +44.06%
VB.NET
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 75 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 36.75% 45.73% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 23
Median daily rate £500 £520 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £562 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the Canary Wharf region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle