The table below looks at the statistics for the VB.NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB.NET Developer
Rank 569 484 445
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -39
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 60 97 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 72 59
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£303 £300 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 17
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £35.00

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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

VB.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 20 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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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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
England -59 55 £310 +3.33% 53
South East -2 22 £375 +3.44% 11
London +19 11 £289 -35.72% 5
Surrey +3 10 £375 - 3
West Midlands -32 8 £310 +26.53% 7
Oxfordshire -11 6 £375 +36.36% 1
Wales -20 5 £283 -5.04% 4
East of England -22 5 £300 -5.88% 3
South Wales -8 4 £283 -5.04% 4
Yorkshire -26 4 £130 -56.66% 8
Cambridgeshire - 4 £300 -
Staffordshire - 3 £310 - 3
Reigate - 3 £400 - 2
Abingdon - 3 £375 - 1
Sheffield +9 2 £115 -
South Yorkshire +7 2 £115 - 2
Warwick -2 2 - -
East Midlands -3 2 - - 3
Cardiff -4 2 £283 -5.04% 1
Coventry -10 2 - - 1
Warwickshire -10 2 - -
South West - 2 £226 - 13
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £311 - 3
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
City of London +22 1 - - 3
York -3 1 £320 +6.66% 5
Milton Keynes -6 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £325 +8.33%
Norfolk -10 1 £325 +4.00%

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VB.NET Developer in their job title 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 with VB.NET Developer in their job title.

1 180 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 180 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (54.44%) SQL Server
3 90 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 77 (42.78%) C#
5 64 (35.56%) SQL
6 50 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 49 (27.22%) MVC
8 48 (26.67%) jQuery
9 41 (22.78%) Windows
10 40 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 40 (22.22%) CSS
11 34 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (18.89%) WCF
12 33 (18.33%) HTML
13 32 (17.78%) WinForms
14 30 (16.67%) Finance
15 24 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (12.22%) Scrum
16 22 (12.22%) Web Services
16 22 (12.22%) XML
17 21 (11.67%) VB
17 21 (11.67%) CRM
18 20 (11.11%) Visual Studio
18 20 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (10.00%) T-SQL
19 18 (10.00%) VB6
20 17 (9.44%) Dynamics CRM
20 17 (9.44%) SharePoint

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VB.NET Developer in their job title 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 with VB.NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.33%) CMS
3 4 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.67%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.11%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.11%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) CICS
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Kentico
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 16 (8.89%) MS Office
2 5 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (54.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.11%) DTS
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.56%) MS Access
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 20 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) T4 Templates
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (6.67%) Marketing
3 7 (3.89%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (1.11%) Games
5 2 (1.11%) Legal
5 2 (1.11%) Electronics
5 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 48 (26.67%) jQuery
4 40 (22.22%) CSS
5 34 (18.89%) WCF
6 33 (18.33%) HTML
7 32 (17.78%) WinForms
8 24 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (12.22%) Web Services
9 22 (12.22%) XML
10 14 (7.78%) WF
11 13 (7.22%) XSLT
11 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (6.67%) Ajax
12 12 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.56%) HTML5
14 4 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (2.22%) WPF
14 4 (2.22%) Silverlight
15 3 (1.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.22%) FMCG
4 3 (1.67%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.11%) SCADA
5 2 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) SCORM
6 1 (0.56%) iPad
6 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.56%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.11%) Android
2 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.22%) MVC
2 34 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.22%) Scrum
4 21 (11.67%) CRM
5 14 (7.78%) Workflow
6 11 (6.11%) E-Commerce
7 7 (3.89%) TDD
7 7 (3.89%) Unit Testing
8 6 (3.33%) Release Management
9 5 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (2.78%) Web Application Development
10 3 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.67%) Kanban
10 3 (1.67%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (1.67%) OO
10 3 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.11%) Project Management
11 2 (1.11%) RUP
11 2 (1.11%) ETL
11 2 (1.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 180 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 77 (42.78%) C#
3 64 (35.56%) SQL
4 50 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.67%) VB
6 18 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 18 (10.00%) VB6
7 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.22%) VBA
9 2 (1.11%) VBScript
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) COBOL
10 1 (0.56%) XQuery
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) JCL
10 1 (0.56%) XPath
10 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (1.11%) Degree
1 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (1.67%) Interwoven
3 3 (1.67%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.11%) Telerik
4 2 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco
5 1 (0.56%) Sybase
5 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.56%) Charles River
5 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.56%) Capita
5 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe
5 1 (0.56%) DevExpress
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