The table below looks at the statistics for the VB.NET/ASP.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/ASP.NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Rank 590 554 565
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer 16 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.047% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.051% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 17
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £354 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - £30.00

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer within the UK.

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer within the UK.

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VB.NET/ASP.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/ASP.NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 16 £288 -4.95% 10
West Midlands -16 5 £275 +1.85% 2
South East -13 4 £400 +14.28%
Warwickshire -8 3 - - 1
South West - 3 £218 - 1
East Midlands +1 2 - - 1
London +16 1 £270 -11.47% 2
Solihull +4 1 £275 +1.85%
Lancashire -8 1 £300 - 1
North West -16 1 £300 +9.09% 1
Preston - 1 £300 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
City of London - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - - - -

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VB.NET/ASP.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/ASP.NET Developer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
3 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
4 32 (54.24%) C#
5 22 (37.29%) HTML
6 19 (32.20%) SQL
7 18 (30.51%) jQuery
7 18 (30.51%) CSS
8 16 (27.12%) MVC
9 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
10 11 (18.64%) Ajax
11 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
11 10 (16.95%) HTML5
11 10 (16.95%) Oracle
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
12 8 (13.56%) XML
12 8 (13.56%) WCF
12 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (11.86%) Windows
14 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
14 5 (8.47%) CSS3
14 5 (8.47%) Web Application Development
14 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (6.78%) Degree
15 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (6.78%) WinForms
15 4 (6.78%) CMS

VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VB.NET/ASP.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/ASP.NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
1 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.39%) Games
1 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (37.29%) HTML
3 18 (30.51%) CSS
3 18 (30.51%) jQuery
4 11 (18.64%) Ajax
5 10 (16.95%) HTML5
6 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (13.56%) WCF
6 8 (13.56%) XML
7 5 (8.47%) CSS3
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (6.78%) WinForms
9 3 (5.08%) Web Services
10 2 (3.39%) XSLT
10 2 (3.39%) XHTML
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.39%) LINQ
11 1 (1.69%) WF
11 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
1 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.39%) WURFL
1 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.69%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.39%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.39%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) MVC
2 5 (8.47%) Web Application Development
3 2 (3.39%) Document Management
3 2 (3.39%) Web Development
3 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
3 2 (3.39%) SEO
3 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.39%) TDD
3 2 (3.39%) CRM
3 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.39%) ERP
3 2 (3.39%) SOA
4 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.69%) Content Management
4 1 (1.69%) Scrum
4 1 (1.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (1.69%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 32 (54.24%) C#
4 19 (32.20%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) VB
6 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) VB6
7 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.69%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore