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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB.NET Developer
Rank 538 486 515
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +29
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 73 114 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 67 46
Average daily rate
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£303 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £230 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £294
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.57%

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
52776 50579 47249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.50% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33542 30709 27642
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1998 2143
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -46 71 £301 -5.85% 47
London +13 17 £400 +13.87% 5
South East -44 16 £338 -10.00% 13
West Midlands -2 11 £190 -24.00% 4
Kent - 10 £338 - 3
Coventry +11 8 £190 +26.66% 1
East Midlands -7 7 £300 +13.20% 7
Yorkshire -35 6 £298 -4.03% 3
Maidstone - 6 £350 - 1
City of London +7 5 £425 +51.78% 2
West Yorkshire -28 5 £298 - 1
East of England +1 4 £288 +2.67%
Norfolk 0 4 £288 +2.67%
Tyne and Wear -21 4 £338 - 1
North East -24 4 £338 - 2
South West 0 3 £175 -29.29% 3
Sunderland -1 3 - -
Leicestershire -2 3 £300 +13.20%
West Sussex -13 3 £338 +46.73%
Staffordshire -13 3 £323 -2.27%
North West -22 3 £225 -16.66% 10
Nottinghamshire - 3 £288 - 2
Leicester +6 2 £300 +13.20%
Devon -1 2 - -
Hampshire -5 2 £303 -19.33% 3
Manchester -16 2 £225 -18.18% 7
Leeds -31 2 £293 -2.09% 1
Wakefield - 2 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £263 - 1

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 122 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 122 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (66.39%) SQL Server
3 49 (40.16%) SQL
4 45 (36.89%) C#
5 41 (33.61%) ASP.NET
6 33 (27.05%) HTML
7 31 (25.41%) JavaScript
8 29 (23.77%) CSS
8 29 (23.77%) WCF
9 27 (22.13%) VB
9 27 (22.13%) WinForms
10 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (19.67%) Finance
11 24 (19.67%) Web Services
12 23 (18.85%) MVC
13 22 (18.03%) SDLC
14 20 (16.39%) jQuery
14 20 (16.39%) VB6
15 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
15 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
16 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
17 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
17 17 (13.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (13.11%) XML
18 16 (13.11%) Windows
19 15 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
20 13 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 12 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (7.38%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.10%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.82%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.82%) DNN
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) FTP
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (66.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.82%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.82%) MySQL
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.82%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.28%) NUnit
4 3 (2.46%) JIRA
5 2 (1.64%) Selenium
5 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.64%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.82%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.82%) Rational Rose
General
1 24 (19.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (33.61%) ASP.NET
3 33 (27.05%) HTML
4 29 (23.77%) WCF
4 29 (23.77%) CSS
5 27 (22.13%) WinForms
6 24 (19.67%) Web Services
7 20 (16.39%) jQuery
8 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
9 16 (13.11%) XML
10 10 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (5.74%) WPF
11 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.92%) Ajax
13 4 (3.28%) XHTML
13 4 (3.28%) HTML5
13 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 4 (3.28%) CSS3
14 3 (2.46%) Entity Framework
15 2 (1.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
1 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.82%) GIS
3 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.82%) VME
2 1 (0.82%) Android
2 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.85%) MVC
3 22 (18.03%) SDLC
4 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.02%) Scrum
6 10 (8.20%) OO
7 8 (6.56%) OOD
8 7 (5.74%) TDD
9 6 (4.92%) Project Management
9 6 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.28%) Web Development
10 4 (3.28%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.28%) Migration
11 3 (2.46%) Integration Testing
11 3 (2.46%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.46%) CRM
11 3 (2.46%) Workflow
12 2 (1.64%) ERP
12 2 (1.64%) UML
12 2 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 49 (40.16%) SQL
3 45 (36.89%) C#
4 31 (25.41%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.13%) VB
6 20 (16.39%) VB6
7 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.28%) VBScript
9 3 (2.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) COBOL
10 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
1 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle
3 3 (2.46%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) Telerik
5 1 (0.82%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.82%) ESRI
5 1 (0.82%) Infragistics
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