Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 729 688
Rank change year-on-year +1 -41 -168
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 89 138 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 109 104
England median daily rate £350 £315 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +2.08%
10th Percentile £213 £187 £212
90th Percentile £430 £425 £418
UK median daily rate £344 £315 £310
% change year-on-year +9.13% +1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
England median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36% -21.43%
UK median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -21.43%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

VB.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET Developer in England

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET Developer in England

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VB.NET Developer in England

VB.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET Developer in England

VB.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +62 25 £350 -6.67% 8
London +14 23 £370 -10.84% 2
North of England +39 20 £225 -21.74% 10
Midlands +29 17 £314 -3.46% 5
West Midlands +33 13 £318 -5.93% 5
Yorkshire +31 8 £125 -60.16% 5
North West +29 8 £250 -9.09% 5
North East +42 4 £263 -8.70%
East Midlands -14 4 £300 -1.64%
South West -10 2 £260 -17.46%
East of England -17 2 £248 -20.80% 2
VB.NET Developer
UK

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (77.53%) SQL
3 62 (69.66%) C#
4 53 (59.55%) SQL Server
5 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET
6 31 (34.83%) HTML
7 29 (32.58%) CSS
8 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
8 27 (30.34%) MVC
9 26 (29.21%) Web Services
10 22 (24.72%) Windows
11 21 (23.60%) VB
11 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
12 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
12 20 (22.47%) VB6
13 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (21.35%) Finance
14 18 (20.22%) WinForms
14 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (19.10%) jQuery
16 13 (14.61%) Ajax
17 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
19 8 (8.99%) Web Development
19 8 (8.99%) Degree
19 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
19 8 (8.99%) TDD

VB.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) FTP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (59.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.12%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 3 (3.37%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.25%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Automotive
2 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Back Office
3 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET
3 31 (34.83%) HTML
4 29 (32.58%) CSS
5 26 (29.21%) Web Services
6 18 (20.22%) WinForms
7 17 (19.10%) jQuery
8 13 (14.61%) Ajax
9 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (6.74%) Classic ASP
11 6 (6.74%) CSS3
11 6 (6.74%) WPF
12 5 (5.62%) HTML5
12 5 (5.62%) XML
13 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
13 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (2.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.87%) Derivative
3 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) Robotics
6 1 (1.12%) SCADA
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) MVC
2 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.99%) TDD
3 8 (8.99%) Web Development
4 7 (7.87%) Scrum
5 6 (6.74%) BDD
5 6 (6.74%) Market Making
6 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.62%) Refactoring
6 5 (5.62%) SOLID
7 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.49%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.37%) Release Management
9 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.25%) CRM
9 2 (2.25%) OO
9 2 (2.25%) OOP
10 1 (1.12%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 69 (77.53%) SQL
3 62 (69.66%) C#
4 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
5 21 (23.60%) VB
6 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
6 20 (22.47%) VB6
7 8 (8.99%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) ES6
8 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.12%) UniBasic
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) Pega
3 1 (1.12%) Redback
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