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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Rank 579 551 531
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -20
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 60 106 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 69 74
Median daily rate £315 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £318 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.51% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £100.00

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
50509 55363 53299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.95% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32914 35215 32203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1615 2084 2078
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -36 59 £315 -0.78% 54
North West +17 12 £225 -21.05% 16
South West +17 11 £315 - 2
Yorkshire +3 8 £320 +1.58% 5
London -8 8 £363 -3.33% 3
North East -18 6 £313 -7.40%
Tyne and Wear -18 6 £313 -7.40%
Cheshire +13 5 £225 -21.05% 7
Manchester +3 5 £120 -46.66% 6
West Yorkshire +2 5 £350 +16.66% 3
East Midlands -7 5 £240 -16.52% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 5 £313 -7.40%
Bristol - 5 £325 -
Wiltshire - 5 £315 - 1
Swindon - 5 £315 - 1
Leeds +1 4 £375 +17.64% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £369 -
East of England +14 3 £225 -29.68% 1
South Yorkshire -2 3 £315 - 2
South East -14 3 £375 +10.70% 8
West Midlands -39 3 £265 -16.20% 14
Derbyshire +3 2 £240 +6.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £338 +42.10%
Nottingham -11 2 £338 +42.10%
Watford - 2 £225 -
Herefordshire - 2 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £225 -
Lancashire +18 1 £325 -3.70% 1
Devon +10 1 £190 -
Leicestershire +9 1 £175 -41.66% 3

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 127 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (62.20%) SQL
3 75 (59.06%) SQL Server
4 57 (44.88%) C#
5 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET
6 31 (24.41%) VB
7 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
8 26 (20.47%) HTML
9 25 (19.69%) T-SQL
10 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
11 23 (18.11%) CSS
11 23 (18.11%) VB6
11 23 (18.11%) Finance
12 22 (17.32%) Web Services
13 20 (15.75%) MVC
13 20 (15.75%) jQuery
14 19 (14.96%) Visual Studio
15 18 (14.17%) Windows
15 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (12.60%) XML
16 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (11.02%) IIS
17 14 (11.02%) WinForms
18 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
19 11 (8.66%) RESTful
19 11 (8.66%) TDD
19 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
20 10 (7.87%) Crystal Reports

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 14 (11.02%) IIS
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) HTTP
2 7 (5.51%) SSL
3 4 (3.15%) Internet
4 2 (1.57%) Firewall
4 2 (1.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.79%) FTP
5 1 (0.79%) Intranet
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
5 1 (0.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (59.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.87%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Visual Studio
2 14 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.57%) MSI
5 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.79%) Moq
General
1 23 (18.11%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.72%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Legal
4 5 (3.94%) Law
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
4 5 (3.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET
3 26 (20.47%) HTML
4 23 (18.11%) CSS
5 22 (17.32%) Web Services
6 20 (15.75%) jQuery
7 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (12.60%) XML
8 14 (11.02%) WinForms
9 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
10 11 (8.66%) RESTful
11 10 (7.87%) HTML5
12 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (7.09%) JSON
13 5 (3.94%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.15%) WCF
15 3 (2.36%) LINQ
15 3 (2.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.36%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.57%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.57%) iPad
3 2 (1.57%) User Experience
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.57%) Android
2 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.57%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.75%) MVC
2 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.66%) TDD
4 7 (5.51%) ERP
4 7 (5.51%) Scrum
4 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
4 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
5 6 (4.72%) Migration
5 6 (4.72%) OO
5 6 (4.72%) Web Development
6 5 (3.94%) ETL
6 5 (3.94%) Workflow
7 4 (3.15%) Case Management
7 4 (3.15%) Data Management
7 4 (3.15%) Release Management
7 4 (3.15%) SDLC
8 3 (2.36%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.57%) Data Acquisition
9 2 (1.57%) Memory Management
9 2 (1.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 79 (62.20%) SQL
3 57 (44.88%) C#
4 31 (24.41%) VB
5 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
6 25 (19.69%) T-SQL
7 23 (18.11%) VB6
8 8 (6.30%) C++
9 7 (5.51%) Java
10 5 (3.94%) C
10 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.94%) Ruby
11 4 (3.15%) VBScript
12 3 (2.36%) PHP
13 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.79%) VBA
14 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle
3 4 (3.15%) LexisNexis
4 2 (1.57%) Charles River
4 2 (1.57%) HP
4 2 (1.57%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.57%) Lumension
4 2 (1.57%) Pega
4 2 (1.57%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.79%) Siemens
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