The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VB.NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
UK
Rank 545 534 541
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 50 94 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 79 45
Median daily rate £350 £350 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £422 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £341 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+84.44% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

VB.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title.

VB.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK.

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VB.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VB.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VB.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK.

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
England 0 49 £350 +0.71% 31
South East +23 16 £350 - 12
Oxfordshire +10 13 £350 - 1
London +7 13 £400 - 1
North West +32 8 £275 -8.33% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £400 -
Oxford - 6 £350 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £350 +20.68% 1
Abingdon -3 4 £350 - 1
Fleetwood - 4 £275 -
Lancashire - 4 £275 - 1
Merseyside -3 3 £310 -0.80%
Liverpool -4 3 £310 -0.80%
West Midlands -9 3 £300 -14.28% 8
Harrow - 3 £400 -
West Yorkshire +17 2 £350 +7.69% 1
North Yorkshire +7 2 £294 +3.98%
East Midlands -4 2 £450 +20.00% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £300 -
Berkshire - 2 £325 - 1
Witney - 2 £225 -
Hereford - 2 £300 -
Manchester +16 1 - -
York +12 1 £250 -11.50%
South West +11 1 - - 2
Leicestershire +6 1 - -
South Yorkshire +3 1 £350 -
Birmingham -3 1 £313 -9.09% 3
Northampton -9 1 £450 +38.46%
Northamptonshire -13 1 £450 +20.00% 1

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, VB.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 101 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (67.33%) SQL
3 53 (52.48%) C#
4 40 (39.60%) SQL Server
5 33 (32.67%) HTML
6 31 (30.69%) CSS
7 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET
8 29 (28.71%) VB
9 28 (27.72%) MVC
10 25 (24.75%) VB6
11 24 (23.76%) T-SQL
12 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
12 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (17.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (16.83%) XML
15 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
16 14 (13.86%) Finance
17 13 (12.87%) jQuery
17 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (11.88%) Web Services
18 12 (11.88%) XSD
19 11 (10.89%) XSL
19 11 (10.89%) Windows
19 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2005
20 10 (9.90%) WinForms
21 9 (8.91%) Oracle
21 9 (8.91%) VBA

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) ColdFusion
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) Intranet
2 2 (1.98%) Extranet
3 1 (0.99%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (17.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.94%) MS Access
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.98%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.99%) MySQL
11 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Advertising
2 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (32.67%) HTML
3 31 (30.69%) CSS
4 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET
5 17 (16.83%) XML
6 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (12.87%) jQuery
7 12 (11.88%) Web Services
7 12 (11.88%) XSD
8 11 (10.89%) XSL
9 10 (9.90%) WinForms
10 9 (8.91%) Ajax
11 6 (5.94%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.96%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.96%) RESTful
12 4 (3.96%) WPF
13 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (1.98%) HTML5
14 2 (1.98%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) MVC
2 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (5.94%) Migration
3 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
3 6 (5.94%) Web Development
4 5 (4.95%) ERP
5 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.97%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.98%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.98%) CRM
7 2 (1.98%) Data Analysis
7 2 (1.98%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.98%) OOP
7 2 (1.98%) Validation
8 1 (0.99%) ITIL
8 1 (0.99%) Logistics
8 1 (0.99%) OO
8 1 (0.99%) SOA
8 1 (0.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 68 (67.33%) SQL
3 53 (52.48%) C#
4 29 (28.71%) VB
5 25 (24.75%) VB6
6 24 (23.76%) T-SQL
7 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
8 9 (8.91%) VBA
9 4 (3.96%) Java
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) PHP
10 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.99%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.98%) Sage
3 2 (1.98%) SAP
3 2 (1.98%) VMware
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Mitel
4 1 (0.99%) Redback
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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