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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 157 148 178
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 8 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.67% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 22
Median daily rate £330 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -24.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1663 1637 2539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.54% 47.57% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1375 2069
Median daily rate £500 £482 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.44 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
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 9 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) C#
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) WinForms
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (44.44%) VB
6 8 (44.44%) VBA
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Front Office
7 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
7 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) XML
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (16.67%) TDD
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (16.67%) jQuery
11 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (16.67%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Gradle
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) MSTest
1 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
1 1 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Front Office
2 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Domino Developer
7 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) WinForms
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) CSS3
9 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.56%) Java EE
9 1 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (5.56%) RESTful
9 1 (5.56%) WPF
9 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) SOLID
4 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) VB
3 8 (44.44%) VBA
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Blue Prism
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Lotus
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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