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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB.NET Developer
Rank 516 466 441
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -25
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 76 105 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 64 67
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£300 £299 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £34.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.08% +5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £34.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -51 73 £300 - 36
London +42 36 £363 -9.37% 3
South East -31 15 £375 - 9
West Midlands -10 8 £275 +51.72% 7
City of London +10 7 £320 -39.04% 1
Brentford - 6 £247 -
Coventry +2 5 £276 - 1
Surrey -4 5 £375 -
East of England -15 4 £300 - 1
Milton Keynes -10 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -39 3 £325 +18.18% 5
Reigate - 3 - -
Cheshire +5 2 £275 -8.33% 1
East Midlands 0 2 - - 3
Glasgow -4 2 - -
Northampton -7 2 - - 1
Scotland -8 2 - -
Northamptonshire -16 2 - - 3
Oxfordshire -17 2 £375 +31.57% 2
North West -17 2 £275 -12.00% 5
West Yorkshire -33 2 £325 +18.18% 2
South West - 2 £228 - 3
Warrington - 2 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £228 - 1
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 1
Birmingham -12 1 £275 - 2
Leeds -26 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £180 -
North East - 1 £180 -

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 139 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (48.20%) SQL Server
3 66 (47.48%) SQL
4 46 (33.09%) C#
5 43 (30.94%) Microsoft
6 42 (30.22%) ASP.NET
7 29 (20.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (20.14%) jQuery
9 25 (17.99%) Scrum
9 25 (17.99%) XML
9 25 (17.99%) Finance
10 24 (17.27%) Visual Studio
10 24 (17.27%) WCF
11 22 (15.83%) HTML
12 21 (15.11%) MVC
12 21 (15.11%) CRM
13 20 (14.39%) SharePoint
14 19 (13.67%) VB
14 19 (13.67%) MS Office
14 19 (13.67%) WinForms
15 18 (12.95%) Windows
15 18 (12.95%) T-SQL
15 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
16 16 (11.51%) CSS
16 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (10.79%) XSLT
17 15 (10.79%) Dynamics CRM
18 14 (10.07%) Marketing

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (14.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.91%) CMS
3 6 (4.32%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.60%) WorkSite
5 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.72%) Kentico
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) MS Office
2 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (48.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.44%) DTS
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.72%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.88%) NUnit
4 2 (1.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 14 (10.07%) Marketing
3 5 (3.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (30.22%) ASP.NET
3 28 (20.14%) jQuery
4 25 (17.99%) XML
5 24 (17.27%) WCF
6 22 (15.83%) HTML
7 19 (13.67%) WinForms
8 16 (11.51%) CSS
8 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (10.79%) XSLT
10 13 (9.35%) WF
11 12 (8.63%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.04%) Web Services
13 5 (3.60%) Ajax
14 3 (2.16%) ADO.NET
15 2 (1.44%) Classic ASP
15 2 (1.44%) WPF
15 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (1.44%) HTML5
15 2 (1.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) SCADA
2 6 (4.32%) FMCG
3 3 (2.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.99%) Scrum
3 21 (15.11%) CRM
3 21 (15.11%) MVC
4 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.07%) Workflow
6 12 (8.63%) TDD
7 7 (5.04%) Kanban
8 5 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.60%) Release Management
9 4 (2.88%) Unit Testing
9 4 (2.88%) Refactoring
9 4 (2.88%) OO
10 3 (2.16%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.16%) OOP
11 2 (1.44%) Pair Programming
11 2 (1.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.44%) Web Application Development
12 1 (0.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 66 (47.48%) SQL
3 46 (33.09%) C#
4 29 (20.86%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.67%) VB
6 18 (12.95%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.63%) VB6
8 5 (3.60%) VBA
9 4 (2.88%) VBScript
9 4 (2.88%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) Java
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (30.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) Interwoven
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.72%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.72%) Twitter
5 1 (0.72%) Telerik
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe
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