The table below looks at the statistics for the VB.NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 389 373 398
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 19 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.20% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.21% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 6
Average daily rate £338 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £218 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.61% -8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.92%
VB.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VB.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

VB.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

VB.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 2 £450 +38.46% 2
VB.NET Developer
England

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VB.NET Developer in their job title 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 with VB.NET Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
3 22 (66.67%) C#
4 21 (63.64%) .NET Framework
5 19 (57.58%) Banking
5 19 (57.58%) VBA
5 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
7 17 (51.52%) VB
7 17 (51.52%) Windows
7 17 (51.52%) IIS
8 15 (45.45%) SQL
8 15 (45.45%) WinForms
9 13 (39.39%) Finance
10 12 (36.36%) Change Management
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (36.36%) QA
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
11 8 (24.24%) Back Office
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
12 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
13 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 6 (18.18%) HTML
13 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.18%) OOD
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited VB.NET Developer in their job title 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 with VB.NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (51.52%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) XMLUnit
General
1 19 (57.58%) Banking
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Back Office
4 3 (9.09%) Law
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Advertising
6 1 (3.03%) Front Office
6 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 15 (45.45%) WinForms
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) CSS
10 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
3 6 (18.18%) OO
3 6 (18.18%) OOD
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Document Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) Fund Management
8 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
8 1 (3.03%) SOLID
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 22 (66.67%) C#
3 19 (57.58%) VBA
4 17 (51.52%) VB
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.12%) VBScript
8 3 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) iManage
4 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.03%) Capita