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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 575 560 426
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -134
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 66 78 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 108
Median daily rate £315 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%

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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 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
England -26 65 £315 -3.07% 62
London -11 21 £425 +6.25% 12
West Midlands -1 11 £338 +3.84% 9
City of London +46 7 £300 -25.00% 2
East of England +9 6 £344 -12.42% 2
North West -10 6 £275 -15.38% 10
South East -7 5 £425 +70.00% 10
East Midlands +6 4 £173 -42.50% 5
Yorkshire -1 4 £313 +8.69% 4
Essex -1 4 £375 - 1
Sunderland -1 4 £288 - 1
Manchester -4 4 £275 -12.00% 4
West Yorkshire -4 4 £313 +8.69% 3
South West -7 4 £315 -3.07% 8
North East -45 4 £288 - 2
Tyne and Wear -49 4 £288 - 2
Wiltshire - 4 £315 - 2
Solihull - 4 £338 - 1
Leeds -8 3 £313 +8.69% 1
Swindon - 3 £315 - 1
Derbyshire +12 2 £148 -55.30% 1
Birmingham +2 2 £338 - 3
Leicestershire -5 2 £148 -50.83% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £338 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £475 - 3
Hook - 2 £475 -
Kegworth - 2 £148 -
Nottingham - 2 £338 - 1
Surbiton - 2 - - 1
Derby - 2 £148 -

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 157 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 157 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (60.51%) SQL Server
3 76 (48.41%) SQL
4 67 (42.68%) C#
5 55 (35.03%) VB
6 49 (31.21%) ASP.NET
7 43 (27.39%) VB6
8 41 (26.11%) JavaScript
9 35 (22.29%) .NET Framework
10 31 (19.75%) MVC
11 30 (19.11%) Windows
11 30 (19.11%) XML
11 30 (19.11%) jQuery
12 29 (18.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (18.47%) HTML
12 29 (18.47%) WinForms
13 25 (15.92%) Finance
13 25 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (15.29%) T-SQL
15 23 (14.65%) CSS
15 23 (14.65%) Web Services
16 22 (14.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (14.01%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (13.38%) Software Engineering
17 21 (13.38%) Oracle
18 19 (12.10%) Visual Studio
18 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
18 19 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (10.83%) Banking

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 12 (7.64%) IIS
2 2 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) Firewall
2 2 (1.27%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) SSL
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.64%) Extranet
3 1 (0.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.64%) LDAP
3 1 (0.64%) SMTP
3 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (60.51%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (14.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.55%) DB2
6 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.91%) MS Access
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.27%) MySQL
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (18.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (12.10%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.27%) Moq
4 2 (1.27%) MSI
5 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.64%) MSTest
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 25 (15.92%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Banking
3 10 (6.37%) Legal
4 6 (3.82%) Marketing
5 5 (3.18%) Back Office
5 5 (3.18%) Law
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (31.21%) ASP.NET
3 35 (22.29%) .NET Framework
4 30 (19.11%) jQuery
4 30 (19.11%) XML
5 29 (18.47%) HTML
5 29 (18.47%) WinForms
6 23 (14.65%) CSS
6 23 (14.65%) Web Services
7 19 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (8.28%) HTML5
9 9 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (5.10%) JSON
11 7 (4.46%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.82%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (3.82%) WCF
13 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (1.91%) Ajax
14 3 (1.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.55%) iPad
2 4 (2.55%) iSeries
3 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.11%) Windows
2 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.75%) MVC
2 25 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.38%) Software Engineering
4 16 (10.19%) OO
5 14 (8.92%) Migration
6 13 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.28%) Unit Testing
7 11 (7.01%) TDD
8 10 (6.37%) Scrum
8 10 (6.37%) Web Development
9 6 (3.82%) ETL
9 6 (3.82%) MVVM
10 5 (3.18%) SDLC
11 4 (2.55%) Data Management
11 4 (2.55%) Document Management
11 4 (2.55%) OOD
11 4 (2.55%) Software Deployment
11 4 (2.55%) Workflow
12 3 (1.91%) Change Management
13 2 (1.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 76 (48.41%) SQL
3 67 (42.68%) C#
4 55 (35.03%) VB
5 43 (27.39%) VB6
6 41 (26.11%) JavaScript
7 24 (15.29%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.73%) VBA
8 9 (5.73%) VBScript
9 8 (5.10%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.46%) C++
11 6 (3.82%) C
11 6 (3.82%) Java
11 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.82%) Ruby
12 5 (3.18%) XAML
13 4 (2.55%) XPath
14 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.64%) PHP
14 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (13.38%) Oracle
2 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.55%) iManage
4 2 (1.27%) Charles River
4 2 (1.27%) HP
4 2 (1.27%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.27%) Lumension
4 2 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (0.64%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.64%) Capita
5 1 (0.64%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.64%) Motorola
5 1 (0.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.64%) Siemens
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