Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft VB.NET Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 241 267
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 +24
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.045% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.047% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
City of London median daily rate £475 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -13.04% +11.29%
10th Percentile £436 £300 £274
90th Percentile £488 £425 £486
Central London median daily rate £475 £333 £345
% change year-on-year +42.86% -3.62% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

VB.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET Developer in the City of London

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB.NET Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET Developer in the City of London

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET Developer in the City of London

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the City of London region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) ES6
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) CRM

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
4 1 (20.00%) ES6
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL