Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 752 754 681
Rank change year-on-year +2 -73 -24
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 93 107 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 140
England median daily rate £363 £304 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.24% -1.94% +1.64%
10th Percentile £263 £198 £213
90th Percentile £560 £420 £394
UK median daily rate £363 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +20.83% -4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £41.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +80.43% -23.97%
UK median hourly rate - £41.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +80.43% -23.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89509 90357 98387
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.69% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59937 59489 63776
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.94% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2598 2983 3771
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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
London -12 44 £450 +20.00% 3
South East -5 18 £328 -17.61% 1
North of England +14 14 £275 - 7
West Midlands +29 10 £308 +9.82% 7
Midlands +23 10 £308 +16.04% 12
Yorkshire +9 9 £310 -1.59% 4
East of England -11 5 £350 +55.56% 2
North West -18 3 £261 -5.00% 3
North East +65 2 £275 -
South West -9 2 £218 -32.03% 3
VB.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 93 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (72.04%) SQL
3 55 (59.14%) SQL Server
4 52 (55.91%) C#
5 33 (35.48%) Finance
6 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
7 23 (24.73%) MVC
7 23 (24.73%) WinForms
8 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
8 22 (23.66%) Web Services
9 21 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (21.51%) Windows
10 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
11 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (18.28%) Oracle
13 15 (16.13%) VB
14 13 (13.98%) Client/Server
14 13 (13.98%) VB6
14 13 (13.98%) Degree
14 13 (13.98%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.83%) Java
16 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
16 11 (11.83%) Derivative
16 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (11.83%) Market Making
17 10 (10.75%) VBA

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 6 (6.45%) CMS
2 5 (5.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) FTP
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (59.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.30%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.08%) DTS
7 1 (1.08%) MS Access
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (8.60%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
4 4 (4.30%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Back Office
2 10 (10.75%) Banking
3 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.30%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
3 23 (24.73%) WinForms
4 22 (23.66%) Web Services
5 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 9 (9.68%) CSS
7 9 (9.68%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.53%) XML
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (6.45%) HTML
10 5 (5.38%) jQuery
11 4 (4.30%) SOAP
12 3 (3.23%) Gherkin
13 2 (2.15%) Regular Expression
13 2 (2.15%) WPF
14 1 (1.08%) JSON
14 1 (1.08%) Node.js
14 1 (1.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Client/Server
1 13 (13.98%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.83%) Derivative
3 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) MVC
2 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.83%) Market Making
4 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Refactoring
6 6 (6.45%) Web Development
7 5 (5.38%) Front End Development
7 5 (5.38%) Microservices
7 5 (5.38%) Release Management
8 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.30%) TDD
8 4 (4.30%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.23%) BDD
9 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.23%) MVVM
9 3 (3.23%) OO
10 2 (2.15%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.15%) Physics
10 2 (2.15%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 67 (72.04%) SQL
3 52 (55.91%) C#
4 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
6 15 (16.13%) VB
7 13 (13.98%) VB6
8 11 (11.83%) Java
9 10 (10.75%) VBA
10 4 (4.30%) MUMPS
11 2 (2.15%) AWK
11 2 (2.15%) ES6
11 2 (2.15%) Perl
11 2 (2.15%) Python
11 2 (2.15%) R
12 1 (1.08%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.38%) New Relic
3 5 (5.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.15%) Capita