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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB.NET Developer
Rank 519 454 425
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -29
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 58 104 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 73
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£320 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £34.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.08% -8.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £34.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-25.54% +71.25%

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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 January 2015. 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 -63 54 £310 +3.33% 61
London +14 28 £363 +11.53% 6
South East -52 10 - - 16
West Midlands -4 7 £275 +22.22% 14
City of London - 5 £320 - 3
Surrey -26 4 - - 2
Coventry +4 3 £276 - 1
Reigate 0 3 - -
Scotland -5 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Brentford - 3 £244 - 1
East Midlands +6 2 £145 -51.66% 5
Cheshire +3 2 £275 -8.33% 2
Glasgow +3 2 - -
Yorkshire -18 2 £325 +18.18% 4
North West -19 2 £275 -8.33% 5
South West - 2 £274 - 9
Warrington - 2 £275 - 1
Birmingham -4 1 £275 - 3
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £145 -51.66% 1
Northamptonshire -12 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -15 1 £325 +18.18% 3
Staffordshire - 1 £275 - 6
Tyne and Wear - 1 £180 - 1
North East - 1 £180 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £180 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £248 - 4
Northampton - 1 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £275 - 5

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 52 (44.83%) SQL
4 36 (31.03%) C#
5 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 25 (21.55%) jQuery
7 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 19 (16.38%) Finance
9 18 (15.52%) E-Commerce
10 17 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
10 17 (14.66%) HTML
10 17 (14.66%) VB
10 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (12.93%) CSS
11 15 (12.93%) Visual Studio
12 14 (12.07%) XML
12 14 (12.07%) WinForms
12 14 (12.07%) Marketing
12 14 (12.07%) WCF
13 13 (11.21%) .NET Framework
13 13 (11.21%) Scrum
14 12 (10.34%) MVC
14 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (9.48%) VB6
15 11 (9.48%) CMS
16 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 11 (9.48%) CMS
2 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.45%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) Kentico
5 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) MS Office
2 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.86%) DTS
8 1 (0.86%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.31%) NUnit
4 4 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.72%) JIRA
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (16.38%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Marketing
3 5 (4.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET
3 25 (21.55%) jQuery
4 17 (14.66%) HTML
4 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (12.93%) CSS
6 14 (12.07%) XML
6 14 (12.07%) WinForms
6 14 (12.07%) WCF
7 13 (11.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.03%) Web Services
9 6 (5.17%) XSLT
10 5 (4.31%) Ajax
11 4 (3.45%) WF
12 3 (2.59%) ADO.NET
13 2 (1.72%) Classic ASP
13 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (1.72%) HTML5
14 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) FMCG
2 6 (5.17%) SCADA
3 4 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone
2 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.52%) E-Commerce
2 17 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.21%) Scrum
4 12 (10.34%) MVC
5 8 (6.90%) CRM
6 7 (6.03%) TDD
7 5 (4.31%) Kanban
7 5 (4.31%) Workflow
7 5 (4.31%) OO
8 4 (3.45%) OOP
8 4 (3.45%) Refactoring
8 4 (3.45%) Release Management
8 4 (3.45%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.72%) Project Management
10 2 (1.72%) OOD
10 2 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (1.72%) Software Engineering
10 2 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.72%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 52 (44.83%) SQL
3 36 (31.03%) C#
4 25 (21.55%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
5 17 (14.66%) VB
6 11 (9.48%) VB6
7 4 (3.45%) VBA
7 4 (3.45%) C++
8 3 (2.59%) VBScript
9 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle
2 4 (3.45%) Interwoven
3 2 (1.72%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.86%) Twitter
4 1 (0.86%) Telerik
4 1 (0.86%) Google
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe
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