The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 325 333 333
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 100 90 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.92% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 61 61
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.88 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+91.53% -23.07%
VB.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Daily Rate Histogram in London

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in London

VB.NET
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +13 43 £425 +25.92% 11
Croydon -18 1 £400 -11.11%
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 254 (100.00%) .NET
2 169 (66.54%) C#
3 157 (61.81%) SQL Server
4 139 (54.72%) SQL
5 120 (47.24%) ASP.NET
6 90 (35.43%) Finance
7 82 (32.28%) Microsoft
8 79 (31.10%) HTML
9 72 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 71 (27.95%) JavaScript
11 70 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (26.77%) .NET Framework
13 65 (25.59%) XML
14 64 (25.20%) Web Services
15 56 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 54 (21.26%) SDLC
17 51 (20.08%) CSS
17 51 (20.08%) Banking
18 50 (19.69%) Visual Studio
19 49 (19.29%) VB
19 49 (19.29%) Windows
20 44 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
21 42 (16.54%) T-SQL
22 39 (15.35%) Degree
22 39 (15.35%) WCF
23 37 (14.57%) MS Excel
24 34 (13.39%) Oracle
24 34 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
25 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
25 33 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.27%) IIS
3 18 (7.09%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.33%) CMS
5 10 (3.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (3.54%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.76%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (2.36%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.18%) JBoss
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.79%) WordPress
12 1 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 37 (14.57%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.09%) MS Office
3 7 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.18%) MS Project
5 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) WebTrends
1 7 (2.76%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.76%) Google Analytics
1 7 (2.76%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.57%) Office 365
3 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.18%) DNS
2 3 (1.18%) SSL
2 3 (1.18%) DHCP
2 3 (1.18%) FTP
2 3 (1.18%) HTTP
2 3 (1.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.79%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) SMTP
4 1 (0.39%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Telnet
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (61.81%) SQL Server
2 72 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (6.69%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (6.69%) Oracle Database
8 17 (6.69%) Relational Database
9 16 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (5.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (4.33%) MySQL
12 9 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.54%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.15%) OLAP
14 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (2.36%) QlikView
16 5 (1.97%) SSDT
16 5 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (19.69%) Visual Studio
2 33 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.94%) JIRA
4 9 (3.54%) NUnit
5 5 (1.97%) ERwin
5 5 (1.97%) JUnit
6 4 (1.57%) Ant
6 4 (1.57%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.18%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.18%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.18%) Subversion
7 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 90 (35.43%) Finance
2 51 (20.08%) Banking
3 23 (9.06%) Investment Banking
3 23 (9.06%) Back Office
4 12 (4.72%) Marketing
5 6 (2.36%) Legal
6 5 (1.97%) Publishing
6 5 (1.97%) Law
7 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.18%) Advertising
8 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.79%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 189 (74.41%) Developer
2 65 (25.59%) .NET Developer
3 37 (14.57%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
5 30 (11.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (9.84%) Analyst
7 23 (9.06%) SQL Developer
8 17 (6.69%) AWS Developer
9 14 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Architect
11 10 (3.94%) Applications Developer
11 10 (3.94%) VB Developer
12 9 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
12 9 (3.54%) Programmer
12 9 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.15%) Applications Support
13 8 (3.15%) Tester
13 8 (3.15%) Junior
13 8 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (3.15%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (100.00%) .NET
2 120 (47.24%) ASP.NET
3 79 (31.10%) HTML
4 68 (26.77%) .NET Framework
5 65 (25.59%) XML
6 64 (25.20%) Web Services
7 51 (20.08%) CSS
8 39 (15.35%) WCF
9 25 (9.84%) WinForms
9 25 (9.84%) XSLT
10 21 (8.27%) SOAP
11 20 (7.87%) DHTML
12 16 (6.30%) Ajax
12 16 (6.30%) jQuery
13 14 (5.51%) WPF
14 13 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (4.72%) HTML5
15 12 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (4.33%) CSS3
16 11 (4.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.12%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.76%) MPEG
3 7 (2.76%) STB
3 7 (2.76%) iPad
4 6 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.97%) Clustering
5 5 (1.97%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.18%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.18%) Contract for Difference
7 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 2 (0.79%) W3C
8 2 (0.79%) PMI
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.79%) DTV
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.29%) Windows
2 13 (5.12%) UNIX
3 9 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.36%) Linux
4 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.26%) SDLC
3 28 (11.02%) Web Development
4 27 (10.63%) Scrum
4 27 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (9.84%) MVC
6 24 (9.45%) OO
7 22 (8.66%) Software Testing
8 18 (7.09%) ETL
9 17 (6.69%) TDD
10 16 (6.30%) SOA
10 16 (6.30%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.91%) Analytics
12 14 (5.51%) Migration
13 13 (5.12%) Workflow
13 13 (5.12%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.12%) System Testing
14 12 (4.72%) ITIL
14 12 (4.72%) Test Automation
15 10 (3.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 169 (66.54%) C#
2 139 (54.72%) SQL
3 71 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.29%) VB
5 42 (16.54%) T-SQL
6 29 (11.42%) VBA
7 23 (9.06%) VBScript
8 22 (8.66%) VB6
8 22 (8.66%) Java
9 18 (7.09%) PowerShell
10 16 (6.30%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.94%) PHP
12 8 (3.15%) Python
13 7 (2.76%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.36%) R
15 4 (1.57%) XAML
15 4 (1.57%) C++
16 3 (1.18%) C
17 1 (0.39%) Delphi
17 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (15.35%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (2.76%) DV Cleared
3 7 (2.76%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.76%) ISEB
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) MCSA
5 1 (0.39%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.76%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.39%) Firmware
3 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (1.57%) SCOrch
3 4 (1.57%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (32.28%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.39%) Oracle
3 19 (7.48%) HP
4 13 (5.12%) Tableau
4 13 (5.12%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.76%) Eloqua
5 7 (2.76%) Google
5 7 (2.76%) Aprimo
5 7 (2.76%) SAP
5 7 (2.76%) Adobe
6 5 (1.97%) IBM
7 4 (1.57%) Splunk
8 3 (1.18%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.18%) Telerik
9 2 (0.79%) Altiris
9 2 (0.79%) Facebook
9 2 (0.79%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (0.79%) Sybase
9 2 (0.79%) VMware
10 1 (0.39%) PTC
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