Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 116 224
Rank change year-on-year -28 +108 -9
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 26 2 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 0.24% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 14
10th Percentile " " £389
25th Percentile £350 £475 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £380 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year -24.00% +2.56% +8.33%
75th Percentile £563 £525 £550
90th Percentile £644 " "
Central London median daily rate £380 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -24.00% +11.11% -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,698 851 3,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.73% 48.22% 49.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,318 651 2,509
10th Percentile £405 £363 £400
25th Percentile £481 £431 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £625
90th Percentile £771 £690 £682
Central London median daily rate £590 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +12.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
10th Percentile £26.15 £19.23 "
25th Percentile £32.00 £23.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate £36.50 £34.75 £21.92
Median % change year-on-year +5.04% +58.57% -0.39%
75th Percentile £61.56 £39.44 £44.51
90th Percentile £67.98 £44.95 £50.61
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £22.33
% change year-on-year +0.72% +55.62% +1.50%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for VB.NET in the City of London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VB.NET in the City of London

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for VB.NET in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 18 (69.23%) Finance
6 15 (57.69%) VBA
6 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle
7 14 (53.85%) SharePoint
8 13 (50.00%) VB
8 13 (50.00%) Data Analysis
9 10 (38.46%) QA
10 9 (34.62%) Windows
11 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (26.92%) Banking
12 6 (23.08%) IIS
12 6 (23.08%) DevOps
13 5 (19.23%) Azure
13 5 (19.23%) Power BI
13 5 (19.23%) Power Platform
13 5 (19.23%) Requirements Gathering
13 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
13 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (15.38%) C
14 4 (15.38%) PowerApps

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 14 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Azure
1 5 (19.23%) Power Platform
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (15.38%) PowerApps
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (3.85%) Power Automate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 5 (19.23%) Power BI
4 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Support
7 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) VBA Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.54%) WPF
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Derivative
1 2 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.85%) State Machine
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Gathering
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Project Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) VBA
3 13 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) C
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) UiPath