Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 743 733
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -24
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 120 90 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 79 111
England median daily rate £365 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +11.11% +0.80%
10th Percentile £301 £213 £188
90th Percentile £480 £428 £426
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +4.29% +11.11% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £32.50 - £36.25
90th Percentile £37.50 - £38.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50

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 90,126 83,895 96,718
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.94% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,668 54,743 63,720
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £259
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,912 2,688 2,853
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 -5 65 £375 +0.67% 5
Midlands -3 20 £320 +1.99% 13
North of England -15 20 £310 +37.78% 8
West Midlands -21 17 £320 - 10
Yorkshire -8 15 £310 +148.00% 5
East of England +5 9 £363 +46.46% 7
South East -36 6 £363 +3.57% 6
North West -15 4 £381 +38.64% 3
East Midlands +5 3 £313 +4.17% 3
North East -7 1 £300 +14.29%
VB.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, VB.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring VB.NET Developer in the job title.

1 120 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 79 (65.83%) SQL
4 72 (60.00%) C#
5 39 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 39 (32.50%) VB
6 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET
7 35 (29.17%) WinForms
8 30 (25.00%) VB6
9 27 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (21.67%) Windows
11 25 (20.83%) Web Services
11 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 24 (20.00%) Project Management
13 18 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (14.17%) MVC
15 16 (13.33%) Visual Studio
15 16 (13.33%) Oracle
16 15 (12.50%) Finance
17 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.83%) Client/Server
19 10 (8.33%) Back Office
19 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
19 10 (8.33%) Internet
19 10 (8.33%) WPF
20 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
21 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
21 8 (6.67%) PL/SQL
21 8 (6.67%) HTML

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 3 (2.50%) IIS
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.50%) MySQL
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.83%) MS Access
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.67%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (2.50%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Law
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET
3 35 (29.17%) WinForms
4 25 (20.83%) Web Services
5 10 (8.33%) WPF
6 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.67%) CSS
7 8 (6.67%) HTML
7 8 (6.67%) WCF
7 8 (6.67%) XML
8 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.17%) jQuery
10 4 (3.33%) Ajax
10 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.33%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.33%) LINQ
11 3 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.50%) Online Gambling
5 3 (2.50%) Online Games
5 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.00%) Project Management
3 17 (14.17%) MVC
4 8 (6.67%) TDD
5 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
5 7 (5.83%) OO
5 7 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (5.83%) Workflow
6 5 (4.17%) SDLC
6 5 (4.17%) Web Development
7 4 (3.33%) API Development
7 4 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.33%) Data Management
7 4 (3.33%) Data Mapping
7 4 (3.33%) DevOps
7 4 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (3.33%) Web Application Development
8 3 (2.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 79 (65.83%) SQL
3 72 (60.00%) C#
4 39 (32.50%) T-SQL
4 39 (32.50%) VB
5 30 (25.00%) VB6
6 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.67%) VBA
8 5 (4.17%) C
8 5 (4.17%) R
9 3 (2.50%) Java
10 2 (1.67%) MUMPS
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) HND
3 1 (0.83%) MCP
3 1 (0.83%) MCPD
3 1 (0.83%) MCTS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (1.67%) EMIR
1 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.67%) MiFID
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) SimCorp
4 3 (2.50%) Capita
5 2 (1.67%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.83%) Meridio
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Telerik