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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
UK
Rank 534 526 503
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 48 101 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 78 63
Median daily rate £325 £338 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.44% -39.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+84.44% -11.76%

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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -21 45 £338 - 51
London +8 14 £378 +16.15% 2
South East +15 10 £325 +4.83% 12
North West +33 8 £298 -0.83% 9
Oxfordshire +5 7 £338 -3.57% 1
Yorkshire +14 5 £350 +7.69% 9
Oxford - 4 £343 -
Manchester - 4 £300 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £425 -
West Yorkshire +22 3 £350 +55.55% 8
Liverpool +4 3 £310 +3.33% 1
Merseyside +2 3 £310 +3.33% 2
Harrow - 3 £400 -
Wokingham - 3 £325 -
Berkshire - 3 £325 - 2
South West +12 2 - - 3
East Midlands +2 2 £450 +38.46% 3
West Midlands -22 2 £293 -16.42% 11
Wigan - 2 £300 -
Cardiff - 2 £300 -
South Wales - 2 £300 - 1
Wales - 2 £300 - 1
Westminster - 2 £373 -
Halifax +7 1 £315 -
Lancashire +5 1 £275 +52.77%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - -
Abingdon -2 1 £350 - 1
South Yorkshire -6 1 £350 -
East of England -8 1 - - 2
Northampton -15 1 £450 +28.57%

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (65.14%) SQL
3 60 (55.05%) C#
4 44 (40.37%) SQL Server
5 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
6 29 (26.61%) T-SQL
7 28 (25.69%) VB
7 28 (25.69%) MVC
8 25 (22.94%) HTML
8 25 (22.94%) CSS
9 24 (22.02%) VB6
10 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
12 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
13 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (13.76%) Finance
16 14 (12.84%) XML
17 12 (11.01%) Windows
17 12 (11.01%) WinForms
17 12 (11.01%) jQuery
18 11 (10.09%) Web Services
18 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
19 10 (9.17%) XSD
19 10 (9.17%) VBA
20 9 (8.26%) XSL
20 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
21 8 (7.34%) Oracle

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 3 (2.75%) ColdFusion
1 3 (2.75%) IIS
1 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
2 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Sage 50
1 2 (1.83%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Intranet
2 2 (1.83%) Extranet
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.50%) MS Access
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.83%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.92%) MySQL
9 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.75%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) French Language
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
3 25 (22.94%) CSS
3 25 (22.94%) HTML
4 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (12.84%) XML
6 12 (11.01%) jQuery
6 12 (11.01%) WinForms
7 11 (10.09%) Web Services
8 10 (9.17%) XSD
9 9 (8.26%) XSL
10 6 (5.50%) Ajax
11 5 (4.59%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.67%) LINQ
12 4 (3.67%) RESTful
13 3 (2.75%) ADO.NET
13 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (2.75%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.75%) WCF
13 3 (2.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Windows
2 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.92%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) MVC
2 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
4 6 (5.50%) Migration
5 5 (4.59%) ERP
5 5 (4.59%) Web Development
6 4 (3.67%) Feasibility Study
7 3 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.75%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.83%) Case Management
8 2 (1.83%) CRM
8 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis
8 2 (1.83%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.83%) ITIL
8 2 (1.83%) TDD
8 2 (1.83%) Validation
9 1 (0.92%) Front End Development
9 1 (0.92%) Memory Management
9 1 (0.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (0.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 71 (65.14%) SQL
3 60 (55.05%) C#
4 29 (26.61%) T-SQL
5 28 (25.69%) VB
6 24 (22.02%) VB6
7 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.17%) VBA
9 2 (1.83%) C++
9 2 (1.83%) Java
10 1 (0.92%) C
10 1 (0.92%) PHP
10 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.67%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) Oracle
3 2 (1.83%) LexisNexis
3 2 (1.83%) Sage
3 2 (1.83%) SAP
3 2 (1.83%) VMware
4 1 (0.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.92%) Mitel
4 1 (0.92%) Twitter
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