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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 289 319 325
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 121 93 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 0.97% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 68 63
Average daily rate
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£393 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £268 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
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
9710 9573 9977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.43% 41.78% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7128 6940 7066
Average daily rate £450 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 58 122
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.99 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 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 6 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 +16 40 £420 +19.82% 21
Croydon -12 1 £450 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 264 (100.00%) .NET
2 177 (67.05%) C#
3 157 (59.47%) SQL Server
4 147 (55.68%) SQL
5 123 (46.59%) ASP.NET
6 83 (31.44%) HTML
6 83 (31.44%) Finance
7 79 (29.92%) JavaScript
8 76 (28.79%) Microsoft
9 75 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (26.52%) .NET Framework
11 67 (25.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 64 (24.24%) XML
13 62 (23.48%) Web Services
14 55 (20.83%) CSS
15 54 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 53 (20.08%) VB
17 52 (19.70%) Visual Studio
18 51 (19.32%) SDLC
19 46 (17.42%) Windows
20 44 (16.67%) Banking
21 42 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
22 40 (15.15%) Oracle
23 39 (14.77%) T-SQL
23 39 (14.77%) WCF
24 38 (14.39%) Degree
25 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
26 33 (12.50%) MS Excel
27 32 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
27 32 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (6.82%) IIS
3 11 (4.17%) CMS
4 10 (3.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.27%) Oracle BPEL
8 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.76%) WordPress
10 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.38%) JBoss
11 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.82%) MS Office
3 8 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.14%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.14%) MS Project
5 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) WebTrends
1 7 (2.65%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.38%) Endur
3 1 (0.38%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.38%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.65%) Google Analytics
1 7 (2.65%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.14%) DHCP
1 3 (1.14%) FTP
1 3 (1.14%) HTTP
1 3 (1.14%) Firewall
2 2 (0.76%) LDAP
2 2 (0.76%) SMS
3 1 (0.38%) SMTP
3 1 (0.38%) Broadband
3 1 (0.38%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) NAS
3 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
3 1 (0.38%) SAN
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (59.47%) SQL Server
2 67 (25.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (8.71%) Oracle Database
7 22 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (5.30%) Relational Database
10 14 (5.30%) MySQL
11 13 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.89%) OLAP
15 5 (1.89%) QlikView
16 4 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (1.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 52 (19.70%) Visual Studio
2 32 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.55%) NUnit
4 9 (3.41%) JIRA
5 5 (1.89%) JUnit
6 4 (1.52%) Ant
6 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.52%) ERwin
6 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.14%) Subversion
7 3 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.14%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.14%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.76%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 83 (31.44%) Finance
2 44 (16.67%) Banking
3 24 (9.09%) Back Office
4 20 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.55%) Marketing
6 7 (2.65%) Law
7 6 (2.27%) Legal
8 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.89%) Publishing
9 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.76%) Front Office
10 2 (0.76%) Games
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 196 (74.24%) Developer
2 66 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 43 (16.29%) C# Developer
4 35 (13.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (11.36%) VB.NET Developer
6 25 (9.47%) Analyst
7 22 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 18 (6.82%) AWS Developer
9 12 (4.55%) VB Developer
10 11 (4.17%) Architect
10 11 (4.17%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.79%) Programmer
11 10 (3.79%) Applications Developer
12 9 (3.41%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (3.03%) Tester
13 8 (3.03%) Junior
13 8 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (100.00%) .NET
2 123 (46.59%) ASP.NET
3 83 (31.44%) HTML
4 70 (26.52%) .NET Framework
5 64 (24.24%) XML
6 62 (23.48%) Web Services
7 55 (20.83%) CSS
8 39 (14.77%) WCF
9 27 (10.23%) WinForms
10 25 (9.47%) XSLT
11 21 (7.95%) SOAP
12 20 (7.58%) DHTML
13 18 (6.82%) jQuery
14 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (5.30%) Ajax
15 12 (4.55%) WPF
15 12 (4.55%) HTML5
15 12 (4.55%) CSS3
15 12 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (3.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.92%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.65%) MPEG
3 7 (2.65%) STB
3 7 (2.65%) iPad
4 5 (1.89%) Market Risk
4 5 (1.89%) Clustering
4 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.14%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.76%) PMI
7 2 (0.76%) NHS
7 2 (0.76%) W3C
7 2 (0.76%) DTV
7 2 (0.76%) Derivative
7 2 (0.76%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.42%) Windows
2 16 (6.06%) UNIX
3 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.27%) Linux
5 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.32%) SDLC
3 30 (11.36%) Scrum
4 28 (10.61%) MVC
4 28 (10.61%) Web Development
5 25 (9.47%) OO
6 23 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 21 (7.95%) TDD
9 17 (6.44%) ETL
9 17 (6.44%) E-Commerce
10 16 (6.06%) Analytics
11 15 (5.68%) ITIL
11 15 (5.68%) SOA
11 15 (5.68%) Workflow
11 15 (5.68%) Migration
12 13 (4.92%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.92%) System Testing
13 11 (4.17%) Test Automation
14 10 (3.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 177 (67.05%) C#
2 147 (55.68%) SQL
3 79 (29.92%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.08%) VB
5 39 (14.77%) T-SQL
6 27 (10.23%) VBA
7 25 (9.47%) Java
8 22 (8.33%) VBScript
8 22 (8.33%) VB6
9 21 (7.95%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.79%) PHP
12 7 (2.65%) Python
13 6 (2.27%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.89%) C++
14 5 (1.89%) R
15 4 (1.52%) C
15 4 (1.52%) XAML
16 1 (0.38%) Ruby
16 1 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 38 (14.39%) Degree
2 12 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.79%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.65%) ISEB
4 7 (2.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.38%) PMP
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (1.52%) SCCM
3 4 (1.52%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.76%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.15%) Oracle
3 17 (6.44%) HP
4 16 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 15 (5.68%) Sitecore
6 11 (4.17%) Tableau
7 7 (2.65%) Eloqua
7 7 (2.65%) Google
7 7 (2.65%) Aprimo
7 7 (2.65%) Adobe
8 6 (2.27%) SAP
9 5 (1.89%) IBM
9 5 (1.89%) Splunk
10 3 (1.14%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.14%) Telerik
11 2 (0.76%) Altiris
11 2 (0.76%) OpenText
11 2 (0.76%) VMware
11 2 (0.76%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.76%) Sybase
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