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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
London / City of London
Rank 140 139 171
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.84% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 16
Median daily rate £330 £330 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.30% -4.41%

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
1436 1429 2327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.38% 45.28% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1195 1916
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) VB
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle
6 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (44.44%) Banking
7 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
7 8 (44.44%) WinForms
7 8 (44.44%) Front Office
7 8 (44.44%) VBA
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) OLAP
6 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (5.56%) Power BI
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Gradle
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Front Office
2 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 8 (44.44%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
7 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) WinForms
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) WCF
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) EJB
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) MDX
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) VB
4 8 (44.44%) VBA
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Blue Prism
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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