Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 212 232
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 +26
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 18 30 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.43% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.91% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 67
City of London median daily rate £325 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -22.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £200 £300 £281
90th Percentile £620 £523 £525
London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £21.20 -

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3259 3298 4915
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 50.22% 47.80% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2625 2814 3991
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.86% +0.67%
10th Percentile £345 £313 £309
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
London median daily rate £500 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 31
City of London median hourly rate £26.42 £22.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.40% -7.14% -11.89%
10th Percentile £19.73 £18.17 £17.50
90th Percentile £38.05 £58.00 £52.50
London median hourly rate £38.75 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.06% +14.76% -16.67%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

VB.NET
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 in the City of London.

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

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

VB.NET
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 in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) VBA
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) VB
6 5 (27.78%) Front Office
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (16.67%) OpenLink
8 3 (16.67%) Endur
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) Equities
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (16.67%) Derivative
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) QlikView
8 3 (16.67%) Release Management
8 3 (16.67%) jQuery

VB.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Endur
2 2 (11.11%) Sage 50
3 1 (5.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Power BI
2 3 (16.67%) QlikView
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Moq
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Endur Developer
4 3 (16.67%) OpenLink Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SSIS Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SSRS Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Access Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) AVS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.56%) Handlebars
5 1 (5.56%) LESS
5 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Derivative
1 3 (16.67%) Equities
1 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Analytics
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Release Management
1 3 (16.67%) SDLC
1 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) SEO
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VBA
4 5 (27.78%) VB
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) OpenLink
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) Blue Prism
3 1 (5.56%) OpenText
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