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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 166 191 149
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -42
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 30 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.39% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 0.91% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 41
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £249 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £445 £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 £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
2319 2739 2519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.44% 43.13% 41.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1864 2086 2004
Average daily rate £468 £466 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 19
Average hourly rate £28.19 £41.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.49% -7.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.74 £26.65 £17.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £82.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 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 1 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (57.41%) C#
3 30 (55.56%) SQL
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 24 (44.44%) Finance
6 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.07%) HTML
7 13 (24.07%) XML
7 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.22%) VB
9 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (18.52%) WCF
10 10 (18.52%) VBA
11 9 (16.67%) WinForms
11 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.81%) TDD
12 8 (14.81%) Windows
12 8 (14.81%) CSS
13 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (11.11%) Banking
14 6 (11.11%) VB6
14 6 (11.11%) WPF
14 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
14 6 (11.11%) Java
15 5 (9.26%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.85%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (1.85%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) DHCP
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.56%) MySQL
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.85%) MS Access
8 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.56%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.70%) Ant
5 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (1.85%) MSI
6 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Front Office
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) VB Developer
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Vendor Manager
10 2 (3.70%) RAD Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 13 (24.07%) HTML
3 13 (24.07%) XML
4 10 (18.52%) WCF
5 9 (16.67%) WinForms
6 8 (14.81%) CSS
7 6 (11.11%) WPF
8 4 (7.41%) jQuery
8 4 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.70%) JSON
9 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.70%) XSLT
9 2 (3.70%) J2EE
9 2 (3.70%) Classic ASP
9 2 (3.70%) JSP
9 2 (3.70%) SOAP
10 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.70%) Open Source
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Derivative
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.81%) TDD
4 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.26%) MVC
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) SOA
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Refactoring
6 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) ETL
6 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Workflow
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) VB
5 10 (18.52%) VBA
6 6 (11.11%) VB6
6 6 (11.11%) Java
7 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.41%) C++
9 3 (5.56%) VBScript
9 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.70%) R
10 2 (3.70%) Perl
10 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCTS
2 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
1 3 (5.56%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.85%) Control-M
3 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Tableau
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) BT
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) CODA
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) Aprimo
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.85%) Facebook
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