The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 167 180 158
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 32 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.44% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.03% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 37
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £210 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
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 £32.10 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.95% -1.42%
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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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2290 2617 2575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 42.18% 41.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 2014 1999
Average daily rate £460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.34 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.12% -39.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £18.10 £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £92.00 £72.50
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 the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) C#
3 31 (55.36%) SQL
4 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 25 (44.64%) Finance
6 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
7 15 (26.79%) HTML
7 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 13 (23.21%) VB
9 13 (23.21%) XML
10 11 (19.64%) WinForms
10 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (19.64%) WCF
11 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (17.86%) CSS
12 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (14.29%) TDD
13 8 (14.29%) VBA
13 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 8 (14.29%) Windows
14 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 6 (10.71%) VB6
15 6 (10.71%) WPF
15 6 (10.71%) Java
15 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (10.71%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.79%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DHCP
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.36%) MySQL
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.79%) OLAP
9 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.79%) MS Access
9 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.36%) NUnit
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.57%) Ant
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) ERwin
6 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 12 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) RAD Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Vendor Manager
8 2 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.79%) HTML
4 13 (23.21%) XML
5 11 (19.64%) WinForms
5 11 (19.64%) WCF
6 10 (17.86%) CSS
7 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 6 (10.71%) WPF
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.14%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.57%) JSON
10 2 (3.57%) XSLT
10 2 (3.57%) J2EE
10 2 (3.57%) Classic ASP
10 2 (3.57%) JSP
10 2 (3.57%) SOAP
11 1 (1.79%) MSMQ
11 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) NHS
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Derivative
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (8.93%) MVC
4 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.93%) SOA
4 5 (8.93%) ETL
4 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.14%) Web Development
5 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) System Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Service Management
6 3 (5.36%) Change Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) OO
6 3 (5.36%) RAD
6 3 (5.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) VB
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) VBA
4 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.71%) VB6
5 6 (10.71%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.36%) VBScript
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
1 3 (5.36%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.79%) Control-M
3 1 (1.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.36%) Tableau
4 3 (5.36%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.79%) Facebook
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Dell
6 1 (1.79%) CODA
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.79%) McAfee
6 1 (1.79%) BT
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Aprimo
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Volt
Rate: £315.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago