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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 358 332 349
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 76 100 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.00% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 77 62
Median daily rate £369 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £47.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-32.12% +91.53%
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
9738 9981 9773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.98% 42.52% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7319 7283 6991
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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 91 66
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.98% -18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £16.46 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +15 14 £330 -22.35% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £383 -
Osterley - 2 £155 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (73.65%) C#
3 97 (65.54%) SQL Server
4 92 (62.16%) SQL
5 70 (47.30%) ASP.NET
6 55 (37.16%) Microsoft
6 55 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
8 46 (31.08%) JavaScript
9 45 (30.41%) HTML
9 45 (30.41%) Finance
10 44 (29.73%) jQuery
11 43 (29.05%) MVC
12 37 (25.00%) CSS
13 35 (23.65%) T-SQL
13 35 (23.65%) XML
14 34 (22.97%) MS Excel
15 32 (21.62%) Visual Studio
16 31 (20.95%) Windows
16 31 (20.95%) TDD
17 27 (18.24%) Oracle
18 26 (17.57%) Java
18 26 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 24 (16.22%) Banking
20 24 (16.22%) Web Services
20 24 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (15.54%) VB
22 22 (14.86%) HTML5
22 22 (14.86%) SDLC

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 13 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.11%) IIS
3 6 (4.05%) CMS
4 5 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.68%) Documentum
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.68%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.05%) SaaS
3 3 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.35%) Office 365
4 2 (1.35%) Route 53
4 2 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) LDAP
2 3 (2.03%) DNS
3 2 (1.35%) DVB
3 2 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (65.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.41%) MS Access
8 5 (3.38%) MySQL
8 5 (3.38%) OLAP
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.03%) Big Data
10 3 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 26 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.81%) NUnit
4 11 (7.43%) JIRA
5 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.05%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.70%) Ant
7 4 (2.70%) Moq
8 3 (2.03%) Subversion
9 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.35%) Gradle
9 2 (1.35%) Hudson
9 2 (1.35%) Maven
9 2 (1.35%) NuGet
9 2 (1.35%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.68%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 45 (30.41%) Finance
2 24 (16.22%) Banking
3 10 (6.76%) Marketing
4 9 (6.08%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.41%) Legal
6 6 (4.05%) Advertising
7 5 (3.38%) Front Office
8 2 (1.35%) Back Office
8 2 (1.35%) Games
8 2 (1.35%) Law
8 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 103 (69.59%) Developer
2 78 (52.70%) .NET Developer
3 39 (26.35%) C# Developer
4 36 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (19.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 20 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 15 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Analyst
8 11 (7.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Architect
11 8 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Lead Developer
12 7 (4.73%) Lead .NET Developer
12 7 (4.73%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (47.30%) ASP.NET
3 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
4 45 (30.41%) HTML
5 44 (29.73%) jQuery
6 37 (25.00%) CSS
7 35 (23.65%) XML
8 24 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (16.22%) Web Services
9 22 (14.86%) HTML5
10 20 (13.51%) Ajax
11 19 (12.84%) AngularJS
12 18 (12.16%) WinForms
13 15 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (8.78%) JSON
16 12 (8.11%) WPF
17 11 (7.43%) RESTful
18 10 (6.76%) Entity Framework
18 10 (6.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) STB
3 7 (4.73%) MPEG
4 5 (3.38%) iPad
5 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.70%) Fintech
5 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.68%) Robotics
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.95%) Windows
2 11 (7.43%) Unix
3 3 (2.03%) Linux
3 3 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.05%) MVC
3 31 (20.95%) TDD
4 22 (14.86%) SDLC
5 21 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (13.51%) OO
7 17 (11.49%) Web Development
8 16 (10.81%) Scrum
9 13 (8.78%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.43%) Migration
10 11 (7.43%) Software Testing
11 10 (6.76%) BDD
12 9 (6.08%) ETL
12 9 (6.08%) Release Management
12 9 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.41%) Functional Testing
13 8 (5.41%) Regression Testing
13 8 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (73.65%) C#
2 92 (62.16%) SQL
3 46 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 35 (23.65%) T-SQL
5 26 (17.57%) Java
6 23 (15.54%) VB
7 17 (11.49%) VBA
8 14 (9.46%) VB6
9 10 (6.76%) VBScript
10 8 (5.41%) C
10 8 (5.41%) C++
10 8 (5.41%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.73%) Ruby
12 5 (3.38%) Python
12 5 (3.38%) TypeScript
13 3 (2.03%) Perl
13 3 (2.03%) PHP
13 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) ISEB
2 7 (4.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.68%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 55 (37.16%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.24%) Oracle
3 5 (3.38%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.03%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.03%) Telerik
5 2 (1.35%) Charles River
5 2 (1.35%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.35%) HP
5 2 (1.35%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.35%) RedGate
5 2 (1.35%) Sybase
5 2 (1.35%) Tableau
6 1 (0.68%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) iManage
6 1 (0.68%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.68%) Pega
6 1 (0.68%) Sun
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