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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 262 309 250
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -59
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 134 92 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.39% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 0.98% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 66 98
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £95.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
9285 9402 8644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.74% 40.32% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6693 6805 6311
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 72 85
Average hourly rate £27.37 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.00 £17.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £133.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +25 30 £394 -1.56% 13
Docklands, London - 1 £145 -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 256 (100.00%) .NET
2 163 (63.67%) SQL
2 163 (63.67%) C#
3 124 (48.44%) SQL Server
4 100 (39.06%) ASP.NET
5 82 (32.03%) Finance
6 77 (30.08%) HTML
7 75 (29.30%) JavaScript
8 59 (23.05%) Microsoft
9 55 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (19.92%) XML
11 47 (18.36%) Banking
12 46 (17.97%) .NET Framework
13 45 (17.58%) CSS
14 44 (17.19%) VB
15 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 40 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (14.84%) Oracle
17 38 (14.84%) Windows
18 37 (14.45%) Web Development
19 34 (13.28%) VBA
20 33 (12.89%) Java
21 32 (12.50%) Web Services
22 31 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
23 28 (10.94%) Scrum
23 28 (10.94%) XSLT
24 27 (10.55%) ITIL
24 27 (10.55%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.86%) IIS
2 15 (5.86%) CMS
3 13 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.30%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.52%) Oracle BPEL
6 7 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.34%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.17%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.78%) Apache
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.39%) Node.js
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) LiveLink
Applications
1 25 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.81%) MS Office
3 17 (6.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Endur
1 8 (3.13%) ZaiNet
2 6 (2.34%) WebTrends
2 6 (2.34%) SiteCatalyst
2 6 (2.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.86%) Firewall
2 3 (1.17%) LDAP
2 3 (1.17%) HTTP
2 3 (1.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
3 2 (0.78%) DHCP
3 2 (0.78%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) NAS
4 1 (0.39%) SMTP
4 1 (0.39%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Telnet
4 1 (0.39%) SAN
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (10.55%) Oracle Database
6 24 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (6.25%) MySQL
9 13 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.78%) QlikView
15 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (10.16%) Visual Studio
2 24 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.64%) NUnit
4 10 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.52%) ClearQuest
6 8 (3.13%) Subversion
7 7 (2.73%) JIRA
8 5 (1.95%) JUnit
9 4 (1.56%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.56%) Ant
9 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.78%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.39%) Selenium
12 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.39%) SilkPerformer
12 1 (0.39%) Redmine
12 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (32.03%) Finance
2 47 (18.36%) Banking
3 23 (8.98%) Back Office
4 18 (7.03%) Marketing
5 13 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.91%) Games
7 9 (3.52%) Front Office
8 5 (1.95%) Retail
9 4 (1.56%) Law
9 4 (1.56%) Legal
9 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.56%) Publishing
10 3 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 177 (69.14%) Developer
2 62 (24.22%) .NET Developer
3 46 (17.97%) C# Developer
4 41 (16.02%) VB.NET Developer
5 36 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (11.72%) Analyst
7 20 (7.81%) Architect
8 16 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 14 (5.47%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.08%) Programmer
10 13 (5.08%) SQL Developer
11 11 (4.30%) Analyst Programmer
12 10 (3.91%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.52%) VB Developer
13 9 (3.52%) Excel Developer
14 7 (2.73%) Applications Consultant
14 7 (2.73%) Support Consultant
14 7 (2.73%) Tester
14 7 (2.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (100.00%) .NET
2 100 (39.06%) ASP.NET
3 77 (30.08%) HTML
4 51 (19.92%) XML
5 46 (17.97%) .NET Framework
6 45 (17.58%) CSS
7 32 (12.50%) Web Services
8 28 (10.94%) XSLT
9 27 (10.55%) WCF
10 23 (8.98%) DHTML
11 20 (7.81%) WinForms
12 18 (7.03%) jQuery
13 16 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (5.86%) SOAP
15 13 (5.08%) WPF
16 12 (4.69%) MSMQ
17 11 (4.30%) Ajax
18 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (3.91%) HTML5
19 9 (3.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.73%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.34%) STB
3 6 (2.34%) MPEG
3 6 (2.34%) FMCG
4 5 (1.95%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.56%) NHS
5 4 (1.56%) User Experience
5 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.56%) iPad
5 4 (1.56%) Open Source
6 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.78%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.84%) Windows
2 18 (7.03%) UNIX
3 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.34%) Linux
6 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.17%) Android
7 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (14.45%) Web Development
3 28 (10.94%) Scrum
4 27 (10.55%) ITIL
4 27 (10.55%) OO
5 23 (8.98%) E-Commerce
6 22 (8.59%) MVC
7 21 (8.20%) Migration
8 18 (7.03%) TDD
9 17 (6.64%) Software Testing
10 15 (5.86%) Workflow
11 14 (5.47%) SOA
11 14 (5.47%) Analytics
11 14 (5.47%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.08%) Kanban
13 12 (4.69%) Business Analysis
14 11 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.30%) ETL
15 10 (3.91%) OOP
16 9 (3.52%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 163 (63.67%) SQL
1 163 (63.67%) C#
2 75 (29.30%) JavaScript
3 44 (17.19%) VB
4 34 (13.28%) VBA
5 33 (12.89%) Java
6 27 (10.55%) T-SQL
7 23 (8.98%) PL/SQL
8 20 (7.81%) VBScript
9 18 (7.03%) VB6
10 12 (4.69%) C++
11 7 (2.73%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.34%) PHP
13 3 (1.17%) C
13 3 (1.17%) Perl
14 2 (0.78%) R
15 1 (0.39%) F#
15 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.39%) Ruby
15 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (8.20%) Degree
2 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) ISEB
4 6 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) MCTS
8 1 (0.39%) MCITP
8 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Firmware
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.95%) SCCM
2 5 (1.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (1.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.39%) WMI
4 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (23.05%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.84%) Oracle
3 14 (5.47%) HP
4 12 (4.69%) Sitecore
5 11 (4.30%) Tableau
6 10 (3.91%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.73%) Trayport
8 6 (2.34%) Adobe
8 6 (2.34%) Eloqua
8 6 (2.34%) Aprimo
8 6 (2.34%) Google
9 5 (1.95%) Splunk
9 5 (1.95%) IBM
9 5 (1.95%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.56%) Informatica
11 3 (1.17%) OpenText
12 2 (0.78%) Altiris
12 2 (0.78%) BEA
13 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.39%) Leostream
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