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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Rank 621 601 573
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -28
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer 9 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.027% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.029% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 23
Average daily rate
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£283 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £221 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -

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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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
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 11 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 3 September 2015. 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 -16 9 £283 -5.83% 2
London - 4 - - 1
East Midlands -13 2 £300 -
North West -29 2 £225 -25.00% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
Manchester - 2 £225 -
South East -14 1 £265 -33.75%
Hampshire - 1 £265 -
Salford - 1 £225 -
Southampton - 1 £265 -
Leicester - 1 £300 -

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) VB
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) VB6
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 4 (25.00%) XHTML
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Retail
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (12.50%) CSS3
10 2 (12.50%) WCF
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) ERP
10 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) XHTML
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) VB
5 6 (37.50%) VB6
5 6 (37.50%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin