The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB.NET Developer
Rank 457 512 459
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -53
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 115 54 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 44 78
Average daily rate
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£303 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £369 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.70%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49052 47059 53535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.53% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29837 27513 29708
Average daily rate £399 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1952 2140 2686
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -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 22 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VB.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 July 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 +48 106 £320 +4.06% 57
South East +30 37 £375 +7.14% 9
Yorkshire +15 20 £303 -14.78% 12
West Midlands -8 16 £250 -15.25% 8
Surrey - 15 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire +14 14 £298 -16.19% 5
London +14 11 £351 +3.30% 5
Leeds +13 11 £299 -15.84% 3
Hampshire - 8 £375 - 5
North West -12 6 £270 -1.81% 8
South West -23 6 £248 - 8
North Yorkshire - 6 £320 - 6
Staffordshire +2 4 £330 - 3
East Midlands -6 4 £265 -18.46% 1
Coventry -11 4 £150 -51.61% 2
East of England -18 4 £280 +24.44% 6
Oxfordshire - 4 £400 - 1
Leicestershire - 4 £265 -
York - 4 £320 - 5
Leicester - 4 £265 -
City of London +24 3 £280 -17.03% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +6 3 £330 -
Solihull +2 3 £325 +20.37%
West Sussex - 3 £230 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
Cheshire - 3 £265 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £280 - 2
Wales - 3 £283 - 1
Tyne and Wear -12 2 - -
Lancashire -15 2 - - 3

VB.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 274 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 274 (100.00%) .NET
2 162 (59.12%) SQL Server
3 149 (54.38%) ASP.NET
4 123 (44.89%) C#
4 123 (44.89%) SQL
5 78 (28.47%) WinForms
6 67 (24.45%) JavaScript
7 65 (23.72%) Windows
8 61 (22.26%) MVC
9 54 (19.71%) Finance
10 49 (17.88%) CSS
11 48 (17.52%) WCF
12 47 (17.15%) HTML
12 47 (17.15%) Microsoft
13 45 (16.42%) jQuery
14 44 (16.06%) XML
15 41 (14.96%) Oracle
16 40 (14.60%) Visual Studio
17 36 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (12.41%) T-SQL
18 34 (12.41%) Web Services
19 31 (11.31%) VB
20 29 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (10.22%) Scrum
22 26 (9.49%) XSLT
22 26 (9.49%) SharePoint
22 26 (9.49%) SQL Server 2005
23 25 (9.12%) WF
23 25 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 26 (9.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.82%) CMS
4 3 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.36%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 21 (7.66%) MS Office
2 8 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.46%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (59.12%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (9.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.28%) DTS
7 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.73%) MySQL
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.36%) MS Access
11 1 (0.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (14.60%) Visual Studio
2 25 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) T4 Templates
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (19.71%) Finance
2 7 (2.55%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.82%) Retail
4 4 (1.46%) Marketing
5 3 (1.09%) Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Games
6 2 (0.73%) Back Office
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (100.00%) .NET
2 149 (54.38%) ASP.NET
3 78 (28.47%) WinForms
4 49 (17.88%) CSS
5 48 (17.52%) WCF
6 47 (17.15%) HTML
7 45 (16.42%) jQuery
8 44 (16.06%) XML
9 34 (12.41%) Web Services
10 29 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (9.49%) XSLT
12 25 (9.12%) WF
12 25 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (7.30%) .NET Framework
14 19 (6.93%) Ajax
15 17 (6.20%) HTML5
16 9 (3.28%) CSS3
17 6 (2.19%) WPF
17 6 (2.19%) LINQ
18 5 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (2.92%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.09%) E-Learning
4 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
4 2 (0.73%) DTV
4 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.73%) WURFL
5 1 (0.36%) iPad
5 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.36%) SCORM
5 1 (0.36%) Clustering
5 1 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.72%) Windows
2 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (0.73%) Android
2 2 (0.73%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.26%) MVC
2 28 (10.22%) Scrum
3 24 (8.76%) CRM
4 23 (8.39%) Workflow
5 21 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (4.74%) Unit Testing
7 11 (4.01%) Software Engineering
7 11 (4.01%) TDD
8 8 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.19%) Release Management
9 6 (2.19%) Web Application Development
10 5 (1.82%) Web Development
10 5 (1.82%) OO
11 4 (1.46%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (1.09%) User Stories
12 3 (1.09%) Kanban
12 3 (1.09%) SEO
12 3 (1.09%) Migration
12 3 (1.09%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (1.09%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 274 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 123 (44.89%) C#
2 123 (44.89%) SQL
3 67 (24.45%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.41%) T-SQL
5 31 (11.31%) VB
6 25 (9.12%) VB6
7 17 (6.20%) VBA
8 10 (3.65%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.36%) XPath
9 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) JCL
9 1 (0.36%) XQuery
9 1 (0.36%) VBScript
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.73%) HL7
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 47 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.96%) Oracle
3 7 (2.55%) Telerik
4 3 (1.09%) AccuRev
4 3 (1.09%) Sybase
5 2 (0.73%) SAP
5 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.36%) Infor
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.36%) Civica
6 1 (0.36%) Capita
6 1 (0.36%) Charles River
6 1 (0.36%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix
6 1 (0.36%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
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