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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 600 555 489
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -66
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 61 94 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 58 83
Median daily rate £315 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -32 59 £315 +1.12% 49
South West +7 17 £315 - 2
London -9 11 £320 -20.00% 5
Wiltshire - 11 £315 -
North West +6 10 £225 - 11
Swindon - 10 £315 -
North East -36 6 £350 +3.70% 1
Tyne and Wear -41 6 £350 +3.70% 1
Manchester +1 5 £120 -46.66% 4
Yorkshire -5 5 £358 +20.16% 1
Bristol - 5 £325 -
City of London +45 4 £300 -22.58% 1
East of England +15 4 £225 -21.73% 2
Cheshire +3 4 £225 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 4 £350 +3.70% 1
West Yorkshire -5 3 £400 +34.45% 1
West Midlands -34 3 £313 +24.37% 11
Hertfordshire +15 2 £225 -
Watford +3 2 £225 -
Leeds +1 2 £400 +36.75% 1
Sunderland -2 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £338 +17.39%
East Midlands -5 2 £338 +14.89% 5
Nottingham -10 2 £338 +28.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £363 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £315 -
Herefordshire - 2 £275 -
Devon +7 1 £190 -
Kent +3 1 £375 +11.11% 1
Scotland +2 1 £275 -12.00%

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 139 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (61.87%) SQL
3 84 (60.43%) SQL Server
4 60 (43.17%) C#
5 50 (35.97%) ASP.NET
6 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
7 33 (23.74%) HTML
8 32 (23.02%) VB
9 26 (18.71%) Finance
10 25 (17.99%) MVC
10 25 (17.99%) CSS
10 25 (17.99%) Web Services
10 25 (17.99%) XML
11 24 (17.27%) T-SQL
11 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (17.27%) jQuery
12 23 (16.55%) VB6
12 23 (16.55%) Windows
12 23 (16.55%) Visual Studio
12 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
13 19 (13.67%) .NET Framework
13 19 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (10.07%) WinForms
15 13 (9.35%) IIS
15 13 (9.35%) HTML5
16 12 (8.63%) JSON

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 13 (9.35%) IIS
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) HTTP
2 7 (5.04%) SSL
3 3 (2.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.44%) Firewall
4 2 (1.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) FTP
5 1 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (60.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.76%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) DB2
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.72%) MS Access
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.44%) MSI
5 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.72%) Moq
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Legal
3 7 (5.04%) Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.32%) Marketing
4 6 (4.32%) Retail
5 5 (3.60%) Law
6 2 (1.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (35.97%) ASP.NET
3 33 (23.74%) HTML
4 25 (17.99%) CSS
4 25 (17.99%) Web Services
4 25 (17.99%) XML
5 24 (17.27%) jQuery
6 19 (13.67%) .NET Framework
6 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.07%) WinForms
8 13 (9.35%) HTML5
9 12 (8.63%) JSON
10 11 (7.91%) RESTful
11 9 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (4.32%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (3.60%) WCF
14 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (2.16%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.88%) iPad
1 4 (2.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
2 2 (1.44%) iSeries
2 2 (1.44%) User Experience
3 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.44%) Android
2 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.44%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.72%) Unix
3 1 (0.72%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.99%) MVC
2 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (7.91%) OO
3 11 (7.91%) TDD
3 11 (7.91%) Web Development
4 10 (7.19%) Software Engineering
5 9 (6.47%) Scrum
6 7 (5.04%) ERP
6 7 (5.04%) Unit Testing
7 6 (4.32%) ETL
7 6 (4.32%) Migration
8 5 (3.60%) Workflow
9 4 (2.88%) Data Management
9 4 (2.88%) MVVM
9 4 (2.88%) SDLC
10 3 (2.16%) Case Management
10 3 (2.16%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.16%) Release Management
10 3 (2.16%) Software Architecture
11 2 (1.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 86 (61.87%) SQL
3 60 (43.17%) C#
4 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 32 (23.02%) VB
6 24 (17.27%) T-SQL
7 23 (16.55%) VB6
8 8 (5.76%) Java
9 7 (5.04%) C++
10 6 (4.32%) C
10 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.32%) Ruby
11 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.88%) VBScript
12 4 (2.88%) XPath
13 3 (2.16%) PHP
13 3 (2.16%) XAML
14 1 (0.72%) Python
14 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle
3 3 (2.16%) LexisNexis
4 2 (1.44%) Charles River
4 2 (1.44%) HP
4 2 (1.44%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.44%) Lumension
4 2 (1.44%) Pega
4 2 (1.44%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.72%) Siemens
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