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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
London / City of London
Rank 142 136 168
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 11 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.95% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 20
Median daily rate £330 £330 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.04%
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 £47.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +39.70%

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
1458 1367 2309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 44.40% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1126 1900
Median daily rate £475 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
5 10 (52.63%) VB
5 10 (52.63%) VBA
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 9 (47.37%) Front Office
6 9 (47.37%) WinForms
6 9 (47.37%) Banking
6 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
6 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 2 (10.53%) SAS
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) SAS EBI
8 1 (5.26%) Big Data
8 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.26%) OLAP
8 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (5.26%) Power BI
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Front Office
2 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
4 8 (42.11%) WinForms Developer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
7 2 (10.53%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Consultant
8 1 (5.26%) Domino Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Lotus Notes Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
3 9 (47.37%) WinForms
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) WCF
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) EJB
8 1 (5.26%) Java EE
8 1 (5.26%) JMS
8 1 (5.26%) MDX
8 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) VB
3 10 (52.63%) VBA
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Blue Prism
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Lotus
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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