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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 329 323 329
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 90 100 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.00% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 71 73
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £310 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
10328 9978 11006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7629 7037 7845
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 -2 25 £450 +38.46% 3
Croydon - 1 £400 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 246 (100.00%) .NET
2 169 (68.70%) C#
3 154 (62.60%) SQL Server
4 139 (56.50%) SQL
5 116 (47.15%) ASP.NET
6 86 (34.96%) Finance
7 85 (34.55%) Microsoft
8 77 (31.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 72 (29.27%) HTML
9 72 (29.27%) JavaScript
10 69 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (26.83%) .NET Framework
12 61 (24.80%) Web Services
13 60 (24.39%) XML
14 59 (23.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 52 (21.14%) Visual Studio
16 51 (20.73%) CSS
17 49 (19.92%) SDLC
18 48 (19.51%) VB
19 47 (19.11%) Windows
20 46 (18.70%) Banking
21 45 (18.29%) WCF
22 44 (17.89%) T-SQL
23 41 (16.67%) MS Excel
24 38 (15.45%) Degree
25 36 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
26 34 (13.82%) SQL Server 2012
27 31 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
28 30 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
29 29 (11.79%) VBA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (10.16%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.13%) IIS
3 17 (6.91%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.47%) CMS
5 10 (4.07%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.85%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (2.44%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.63%) JBoss
11 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.81%) WordPress
12 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.81%) Apache
12 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.32%) MS Office
3 6 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.22%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.85%) WebTrends
1 7 (2.85%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Agresso
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.66%) Google Analytics
1 9 (3.66%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (2.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.03%) HTTP
3 4 (1.63%) NetScaler
3 4 (1.63%) DNS
3 4 (1.63%) SSL
4 3 (1.22%) DHCP
4 3 (1.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) Broadband
5 1 (0.41%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) Telnet
5 1 (0.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) Wireless
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (62.60%) SQL Server
2 77 (31.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (23.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (13.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (7.32%) Relational Database
9 17 (6.91%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (6.10%) Oracle Database
11 13 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (4.07%) OLAP
13 10 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (2.44%) MySQL
16 6 (2.44%) QlikView
16 6 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 52 (21.14%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.28%) JIRA
4 10 (4.07%) NUnit
5 6 (2.44%) ERwin
6 5 (2.03%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.63%) Subversion
8 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (1.22%) Rational Rose
8 3 (1.22%) Ant
8 3 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.22%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.81%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.81%) JUnit
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
General
1 86 (34.96%) Finance
2 46 (18.70%) Banking
3 23 (9.35%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.91%) Back Office
5 13 (5.28%) Marketing
6 7 (2.85%) Legal
7 5 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.03%) Law
7 5 (2.03%) Publishing
8 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.22%) Advertising
9 3 (1.22%) Front Office
10 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.41%) Electronics
11 1 (0.41%) Retail
11 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (74.80%) Developer
2 68 (27.64%) .NET Developer
3 34 (13.82%) C# Developer
4 30 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
5 28 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (10.16%) SQL Developer
6 25 (10.16%) Analyst
7 17 (6.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (6.10%) AWS Developer
9 14 (5.69%) Architect
10 10 (4.07%) Junior
10 10 (4.07%) Applications Developer
10 10 (4.07%) VB Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Analyst Developer
11 9 (3.66%) Tester
11 9 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (3.66%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.66%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (3.25%) RAD Developer
12 8 (3.25%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (100.00%) .NET
2 116 (47.15%) ASP.NET
3 72 (29.27%) HTML
4 66 (26.83%) .NET Framework
5 61 (24.80%) Web Services
6 60 (24.39%) XML
7 51 (20.73%) CSS
8 45 (18.29%) WCF
9 29 (11.79%) WinForms
10 18 (7.32%) SOAP
11 17 (6.91%) XSLT
12 15 (6.10%) Ajax
12 15 (6.10%) WPF
12 15 (6.10%) jQuery
13 14 (5.69%) MDX
13 14 (5.69%) DHTML
14 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (4.07%) REST
16 10 (4.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.28%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.25%) MPEG
3 8 (3.25%) STB
4 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.85%) iPad
5 6 (2.44%) Clustering
6 5 (2.03%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.63%) Contract for Difference
7 4 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.22%) User Experience
8 3 (1.22%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) W3C
9 2 (0.81%) PMI
9 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.11%) Windows
2 13 (5.28%) UNIX
3 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.22%) Linux
6 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.92%) SDLC
3 30 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (10.57%) MVC
5 25 (10.16%) Scrum
6 23 (9.35%) TDD
7 20 (8.13%) Software Testing
7 20 (8.13%) Web Development
8 18 (7.32%) ETL
8 18 (7.32%) OO
8 18 (7.32%) Analytics
9 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
9 16 (6.50%) SOA
10 14 (5.69%) Migration
10 14 (5.69%) Test Automation
11 13 (5.28%) System Testing
11 13 (5.28%) Workflow
11 13 (5.28%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.47%) ITIL
13 10 (4.07%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 169 (68.70%) C#
2 139 (56.50%) SQL
3 72 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 48 (19.51%) VB
5 44 (17.89%) T-SQL
6 29 (11.79%) VBA
7 22 (8.94%) VBScript
8 20 (8.13%) VB6
9 16 (6.50%) Java
9 16 (6.50%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.69%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.07%) PHP
12 8 (3.25%) Python
13 7 (2.85%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.44%) R
15 4 (1.63%) XAML
16 3 (1.22%) C
16 3 (1.22%) C++
17 1 (0.41%) Delphi
17 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (15.45%) Degree
2 8 (3.25%) ISTQB
2 8 (3.25%) ISEB
2 8 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.41%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.63%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.79%) Oracle
3 16 (6.50%) HP
4 14 (5.69%) Sitecore
5 13 (5.28%) Tableau
6 9 (3.66%) Google
6 9 (3.66%) Adobe
7 7 (2.85%) SAP
7 7 (2.85%) Aprimo
7 7 (2.85%) Eloqua
8 4 (1.63%) IBM
9 3 (1.22%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.22%) Telerik
10 2 (0.81%) Facebook
10 2 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.81%) Sybase
10 2 (0.81%) VMware
11 1 (0.41%) PTC
11 1 (0.41%) Dell
11 1 (0.41%) Citrix
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