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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB.NET Developer
Rank 553 439 463
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +24
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 49 161 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 100 61
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£300 £298 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £311
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -3.44%

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
51453 50379 44110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.31% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31274 30773 25223
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2016 1989 2173
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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 -110 48 £300 +3.44% 49
London +6 15 £350 +5.66% 9
East Midlands -12 10 £300 +11.11% 3
Leicestershire -1 7 £300 +13.20% 2
East of England +14 4 £393 - 2
South West +11 4 £325 +23.80% 7
Leicester +3 4 £300 +13.20%
North West -20 4 £325 +16.07% 9
West Yorkshire -44 4 £295 +1.72%
Yorkshire -64 4 £295 +1.72% 6
Leeds -28 3 £295 +0.42%
Sunderland - 3 £288 -
North East - 3 £288 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £288 -
City of London +21 2 £350 +27.27% 4
Manchester -9 2 £313 +13.63% 2
West Midlands -15 2 - - 4
South East -69 2 £250 -28.57% 9
Somerset - 2 £325 -
Sussex - 2 £250 -
Essex - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Lancashire +5 1 £338 +18.42% 2
Gloucester +3 1 £325 +30.00%
Derbyshire +2 1 £330 +22.79%
Nottinghamshire -6 1 £145 -49.56%
Birmingham -8 1 - -
Gloucestershire -16 1 £325 +23.80% 2
South Wales - 1 £200 - 1
Wales - 1 £200 - 1

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
3 53 (49.53%) SQL
4 36 (33.64%) C#
5 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET
6 24 (22.43%) WCF
7 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
8 20 (18.69%) Visual Studio
9 19 (17.76%) WinForms
9 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.76%) VB
9 19 (17.76%) Finance
10 18 (16.82%) CSS
10 18 (16.82%) HTML
11 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
12 16 (14.95%) MVC
12 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (14.02%) XML
14 14 (13.08%) jQuery
15 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
15 13 (12.15%) Web Services
15 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
16 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (10.28%) Scrum
18 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
19 9 (8.41%) OO

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.74%) CMS
2 4 (3.74%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.87%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.93%) DNN
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Office
1 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.61%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.41%) NUnit
4 4 (3.74%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (17.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Law
4 2 (1.87%) Legal
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET
3 24 (22.43%) WCF
4 19 (17.76%) WinForms
5 18 (16.82%) CSS
5 18 (16.82%) HTML
6 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
7 15 (14.02%) XML
8 14 (13.08%) jQuery
9 13 (12.15%) Web Services
10 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (6.54%) WPF
12 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (3.74%) Ajax
13 4 (3.74%) ADO.NET
14 3 (2.80%) XSLT
14 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 3 (2.80%) Entity Framework
15 2 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (1.87%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
1 4 (3.74%) SCADA
2 2 (1.87%) FMCG
2 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.95%) MVC
3 11 (10.28%) Scrum
4 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.41%) OO
5 9 (8.41%) TDD
6 7 (6.54%) Kanban
7 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.67%) Project Management
9 4 (3.74%) CRM
9 4 (3.74%) OOP
9 4 (3.74%) OOD
9 4 (3.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.74%) Refactoring
10 3 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.80%) Workflow
10 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.87%) Data Analysis
11 2 (1.87%) Change Control
11 2 (1.87%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 53 (49.53%) SQL
3 36 (33.64%) C#
4 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
5 19 (17.76%) VB
6 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.41%) VB6
8 4 (3.74%) VBA
8 4 (3.74%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) VBScript
10 1 (0.93%) Java
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.87%) Interwoven
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle
2 2 (1.87%) Telerik
3 1 (0.93%) Google
3 1 (0.93%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.93%) Twitter
3 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.93%) Infragistics
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 15 days ago