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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 360 380 286
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -94
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 62 54 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.24% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.54% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 101
Median daily rate £370 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £180 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
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
9764 10004 10025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.48% 44.34% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7515 7659
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 68 51
Median hourly rate £34.00 £24.23 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.32% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
City of London -9 8 £330 +3.12% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £365 -
Harrow - 2 £400 -
Westminster - 2 £373 -
Croydon - 1 £325 - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 156 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (76.28%) C#
3 113 (72.44%) SQL Server
4 82 (52.56%) SQL
5 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
6 56 (35.90%) HTML
7 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
7 51 (32.69%) Finance
8 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 47 (30.13%) Windows
11 39 (25.00%) MVC
12 38 (24.36%) CSS
13 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
13 33 (21.15%) VB
14 32 (20.51%) XML
14 32 (20.51%) MS Excel
14 32 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (19.23%) VBA
15 30 (19.23%) Oracle
16 29 (18.59%) TDD
17 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (17.95%) jQuery
18 27 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
20 24 (15.38%) Banking
20 24 (15.38%) VB6
20 24 (15.38%) SharePoint
21 23 (14.74%) WinForms
22 22 (14.10%) Web Services

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 24 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.77%) IIS
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.21%) CMS
6 3 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.92%) Documentum
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.92%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Drupal
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.64%) SAS
8 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Office
3 5 (3.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Endur
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.41%) Office 365
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) FTP
1 5 (3.21%) LDAP
2 4 (2.56%) HTTP
3 2 (1.28%) DNS
3 2 (1.28%) SNMP
3 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) DHCP
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (72.44%) SQL Server
2 32 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 12 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 11 (7.05%) Hadoop
7 11 (7.05%) MS Access
8 10 (6.41%) Big Data
9 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
9 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (2.56%) MySQL
12 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 12 (7.69%) Ant
5 10 (6.41%) Gradle
5 10 (6.41%) Hudson
5 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.49%) JIRA
7 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.92%) Moq
9 2 (1.28%) Maven
9 2 (1.28%) NuGet
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.28%) Subversion
10 1 (0.64%) MSTest
10 1 (0.64%) NUnit
10 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (32.69%) Finance
2 24 (15.38%) Banking
3 14 (8.97%) Advertising
4 11 (7.05%) Back Office
5 9 (5.77%) Investment Banking
6 8 (5.13%) Front Office
7 4 (2.56%) Games
8 3 (1.92%) Billing
8 3 (1.92%) Publishing
9 2 (1.28%) Legal
9 2 (1.28%) Local Government
9 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.28%) Retail
10 1 (0.64%) Electronics
10 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.64%) Law
10 1 (0.64%) Marketing
10 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (75.64%) Developer
2 81 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 45 (28.85%) C# Developer
4 42 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (12.18%) SQL Developer
5 19 (12.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
8 11 (7.05%) WinForms Developer
9 9 (5.77%) VB Developer
9 9 (5.77%) VB6 Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Architect
11 7 (4.49%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.49%) VBA Developer
12 6 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Java Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
3 56 (35.90%) HTML
4 38 (24.36%) CSS
5 32 (20.51%) XML
6 28 (17.95%) jQuery
7 23 (14.74%) WinForms
8 22 (14.10%) Web Services
9 21 (13.46%) XSLT
10 20 (12.82%) .NET Framework
11 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (8.33%) Ajax
12 13 (8.33%) HTML5
12 13 (8.33%) WCF
13 11 (7.05%) RESTful
14 10 (6.41%) DHTML
14 10 (6.41%) EJB
14 10 (6.41%) Java EE
14 10 (6.41%) JMS
15 9 (5.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.49%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) MPEG
3 6 (3.85%) STB
4 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.56%) Robotics
5 3 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.92%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.28%) SCADA
7 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.64%) FMCG
7 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.13%) Windows
2 10 (6.41%) Linux
2 10 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.49%) Unix
5 5 (3.21%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.28%) Android
7 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.00%) MVC
3 29 (18.59%) TDD
4 21 (13.46%) SDLC
5 19 (12.18%) Migration
5 19 (12.18%) Scrum
6 18 (11.54%) OO
6 18 (11.54%) Web Development
7 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.97%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.33%) UML
10 10 (6.41%) High Availability
10 10 (6.41%) MapReduce
10 10 (6.41%) Open Source
11 9 (5.77%) Release Management
12 7 (4.49%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.49%) SOA
12 7 (4.49%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.85%) Automated Testing
13 6 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (76.28%) C#
2 82 (52.56%) SQL
3 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
4 33 (21.15%) VB
5 30 (19.23%) VBA
6 24 (15.38%) VB6
7 18 (11.54%) Java
8 10 (6.41%) Perl
8 10 (6.41%) Python
9 9 (5.77%) VBScript
10 6 (3.85%) C
11 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.92%) C++
13 2 (1.28%) PHP
13 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.64%) F#
14 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.64%) VC++
14 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) ISEB
3 6 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (19.23%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.21%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.92%) Kofax
6 3 (1.92%) Lotus
7 2 (1.28%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.28%) Tableau
8 1 (0.64%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.64%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.64%) Northgate
8 1 (0.64%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.64%) Pega
8 1 (0.64%) PTC
8 1 (0.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.64%) Sybase
8 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
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