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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 348 366 328
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 82 80 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 79
Median daily rate £395 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £229 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £41.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +19.56%
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
10285 10105 10240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.07% 43.39% 41.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7672 7570 7411
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 66 65
Median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.90 £126.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £383 - 2
City of London +2 5 £350 -22.22% 8
Osterley - 2 £155 -
Croydon -11 1 £300 -25.00% 1
Ilford - 1 £375 -
Romford - 1 £325 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 136 (81.44%) C#
3 115 (68.86%) SQL Server
4 97 (58.08%) SQL
5 74 (44.31%) ASP.NET
6 57 (34.13%) Microsoft
7 56 (33.53%) HTML
8 54 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (31.74%) JavaScript
10 51 (30.54%) Finance
11 46 (27.54%) MVC
12 43 (25.75%) Windows
13 41 (24.55%) .NET Framework
14 40 (23.95%) CSS
15 39 (23.35%) jQuery
16 37 (22.16%) Oracle
17 35 (20.96%) T-SQL
17 35 (20.96%) XML
17 35 (20.96%) TDD
18 33 (19.76%) MS Excel
19 32 (19.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (18.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
21 29 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
22 28 (16.77%) Banking
23 26 (15.57%) OO
23 26 (15.57%) Java
23 26 (15.57%) Web Services
23 26 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
24 25 (14.97%) VB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in 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 18 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.38%) IIS
3 9 (5.39%) CMS
4 5 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.80%) Documentum
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.80%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.80%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.20%) WordPress
8 1 (0.60%) Drupal
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (19.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.39%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Endur
2 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.59%) SaaS
4 3 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.20%) Office 365
5 2 (1.20%) Route 53
5 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) FTP
1 5 (2.99%) LDAP
2 3 (1.80%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) DVB
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) SNMP
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (68.86%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (18.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (11.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (9.58%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (5.99%) MongoDB
7 10 (5.99%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.39%) Big Data
8 9 (5.39%) Hadoop
9 8 (4.79%) MS Access
9 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.99%) MySQL
11 5 (2.99%) OLAP
11 5 (2.99%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (12.57%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.98%) NUnit
4 13 (7.78%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.99%) Ant
6 9 (5.39%) JIRA
7 8 (4.79%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.79%) Gradle
7 8 (4.79%) Hudson
8 6 (3.59%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.40%) Moq
11 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.20%) Maven
11 2 (1.20%) NuGet
11 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.20%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.20%) Selenium
11 2 (1.20%) Subversion
12 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 28 (16.77%) Banking
3 11 (6.59%) Back Office
4 10 (5.99%) Advertising
5 8 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.40%) Front Office
6 4 (2.40%) Legal
7 3 (1.80%) Billing
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 3 (1.80%) Publishing
8 2 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (1.20%) Law
8 2 (1.20%) Local Government
8 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.20%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (68.86%) Developer
2 90 (53.89%) .NET Developer
3 51 (30.54%) C# Developer
4 47 (28.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (14.37%) SQL Developer
6 23 (13.77%) VB.NET Developer
7 13 (7.78%) SSIS Developer
8 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.19%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) Architect
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.79%) WinForms Developer
11 7 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Consultant
11 7 (4.19%) Lead .NET Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (44.31%) ASP.NET
3 56 (33.53%) HTML
4 41 (24.55%) .NET Framework
5 40 (23.95%) CSS
6 39 (23.35%) jQuery
7 35 (20.96%) XML
8 26 (15.57%) Web Services
9 23 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (12.57%) WinForms
10 21 (12.57%) XSLT
11 19 (11.38%) HTML5
12 17 (10.18%) Ajax
12 17 (10.18%) AngularJS
13 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (6.59%) DHTML
14 11 (6.59%) Entity Framework
14 11 (6.59%) JSON
14 11 (6.59%) RESTful
14 11 (6.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.19%) STB
3 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.59%) MPEG
4 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.99%) iPad
5 4 (2.40%) Fintech
6 3 (1.80%) Robotics
7 2 (1.20%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.75%) Windows
2 9 (5.39%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) Unix
3 8 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.80%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.20%) Android
7 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.54%) MVC
3 35 (20.96%) TDD
4 29 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (15.57%) OO
6 23 (13.77%) SDLC
7 21 (12.57%) Web Development
8 17 (10.18%) Scrum
9 15 (8.98%) Migration
10 12 (7.19%) Release Management
11 11 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.59%) UML
12 10 (5.99%) BDD
12 10 (5.99%) Open Source
13 8 (4.79%) Analytics
13 8 (4.79%) High Availability
13 8 (4.79%) MapReduce
13 8 (4.79%) MVVM
13 8 (4.79%) Time Management
13 8 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (81.44%) C#
2 97 (58.08%) SQL
3 53 (31.74%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.96%) T-SQL
5 26 (15.57%) Java
6 25 (14.97%) VB
7 21 (12.57%) VBA
8 15 (8.98%) VB6
9 9 (5.39%) Perl
9 9 (5.39%) Python
9 9 (5.39%) VBScript
10 7 (4.19%) C
11 5 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.99%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.40%) C++
12 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.80%) PHP
13 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.20%) Ruby
14 2 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (5.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.79%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) Degree
3 6 (3.59%) ISEB
3 6 (3.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.60%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.16%) Oracle
3 8 (4.79%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.59%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.80%) Blue Prism
5 3 (1.80%) Kofax
5 3 (1.80%) Lotus
5 3 (1.80%) Telerik
6 2 (1.20%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.20%) Tableau
7 1 (0.60%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.60%) Northgate
7 1 (0.60%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.60%) Pega
7 1 (0.60%) PTC
7 1 (0.60%) RedGate
7 1 (0.60%) Sun
7 1 (0.60%) Sybase
7 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
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