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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 348 300 331
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +31
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 85 128 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.32% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 93 73
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £230 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £470 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.20 - £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +32.81%
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
9424 9687 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 42.15% 41.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7173 7092 6966
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 83 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £18.00 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.00 £52.55 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +19 22 £330 -18.76% 12
Brentford - 2 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £403 -
Surbiton - 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £113 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 121 (75.63%) C#
3 109 (68.13%) SQL Server
4 98 (61.25%) SQL
5 66 (41.25%) ASP.NET
6 58 (36.25%) Microsoft
7 52 (32.50%) Finance
8 51 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (31.88%) .NET Framework
9 46 (28.75%) HTML
10 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
11 44 (27.50%) jQuery
12 43 (26.88%) MS Excel
13 40 (25.00%) Banking
14 36 (22.50%) XML
14 36 (22.50%) T-SQL
15 34 (21.25%) MVC
16 33 (20.63%) Windows
17 31 (19.38%) CSS
17 31 (19.38%) Oracle
18 29 (18.13%) Visual Studio
18 29 (18.13%) TDD
19 27 (16.88%) VBA
20 26 (16.25%) VB
20 26 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
21 25 (15.63%) Java
22 22 (13.75%) WinForms
22 22 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 22 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
22 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (10.00%) IIS
2 14 (8.75%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.75%) CMS
4 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.88%) Apache
7 2 (1.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (26.88%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.75%) SaaS
3 4 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.88%) Office 365
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.25%) Route 53
5 2 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) LDAP
2 2 (1.25%) DVB
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (68.13%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (11.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.00%) MS Access
6 8 (5.00%) MySQL
7 7 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.13%) OLAP
8 5 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.88%) Big Data
10 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (18.13%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.38%) NUnit
3 14 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.63%) JIRA
5 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.75%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.25%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.25%) Selenium
6 2 (1.25%) Subversion
6 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.63%) Ant
7 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.63%) Hudson
7 1 (0.63%) JMeter
7 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.63%) Moq
7 1 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 52 (32.50%) Finance
2 40 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Investment Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Legal
4 10 (6.25%) Marketing
5 7 (4.38%) Advertising
6 6 (3.75%) Law
7 5 (3.13%) Front Office
7 5 (3.13%) Retail
8 3 (1.88%) Back Office
9 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (73.75%) Developer
2 88 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 43 (26.88%) C# Developer
4 40 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (20.63%) SQL Developer
6 32 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (8.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (8.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Lead Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.00%) VB Developer
13 8 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (41.25%) ASP.NET
3 51 (31.88%) .NET Framework
4 46 (28.75%) HTML
5 44 (27.50%) jQuery
6 36 (22.50%) XML
7 31 (19.38%) CSS
8 22 (13.75%) WinForms
9 21 (13.13%) Web Services
10 20 (12.50%) Ajax
11 18 (11.25%) HTML5
12 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (8.13%) AngularJS
13 13 (8.13%) WPF
14 12 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (6.88%) JSON
16 10 (6.25%) WCF
16 10 (6.25%) XSLT
17 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (5.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.13%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.38%) STB
4 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.13%) iPad
5 5 (3.13%) MPEG
6 4 (2.50%) Fintech
7 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.63%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Unix
3 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.13%) Linux
4 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.25%) MVC
3 29 (18.13%) TDD
4 20 (12.50%) OO
4 20 (12.50%) SDLC
5 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (10.63%) Scrum
7 15 (9.38%) Web Development
8 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.75%) Software Testing
8 14 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.50%) BDD
9 12 (7.50%) ETL
10 11 (6.88%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.25%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.63%) Migration
13 8 (5.00%) Functional Testing
13 8 (5.00%) OOP
13 8 (5.00%) Regression Testing
13 8 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (75.63%) C#
2 98 (61.25%) SQL
3 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 27 (16.88%) VBA
6 26 (16.25%) VB
7 25 (15.63%) Java
8 12 (7.50%) VB6
9 10 (6.25%) C
9 10 (6.25%) VBScript
10 9 (5.63%) C++
11 8 (5.00%) MATLAB
12 7 (4.38%) Ruby
13 5 (3.13%) Python
14 3 (1.88%) PHP
14 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.88%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.88%) XPath
15 2 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.50%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) ISEB
2 5 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) MCSE
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.88%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) Ambari
4 1 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.38%) Oracle
3 6 (3.75%) RedGate
4 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.88%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.88%) iManage
5 3 (1.88%) Infragistics
5 3 (1.88%) Tableau
5 3 (1.88%) Telerik
6 2 (1.25%) Charles River
6 2 (1.25%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.63%) CA
7 1 (0.63%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.63%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.63%) New Relic
7 1 (0.63%) Splunk
7 1 (0.63%) Sun
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