The median contractor rate for a VB.NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 539 551 535
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a VB.NET Developer 41 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.096% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 47
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £231 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £309 £300
% change year-on-year -2.83% +2.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +36.36%  

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 40556 48928 48108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.58% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26503 32317 29624
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1396 1934
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

VB.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured VB.NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +24 14 £350 -7.89% 5
Yorkshire +19 5 £125 -60.00% 5
West Midlands +19 5 £319 -3.77% 6
North West +27 4 £275 - 7
North East +13 3 £263 -8.69%
London 0 3 £355 -16.47% 3
East Midlands -10 3 £300 +17.64% 1
South West 0 2 £260 -20.61% 2
East of England -3 2 £248 -20.80%
VB.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 56 (62.92%) C#
2 56 (62.92%) SQL
3 47 (52.81%) SQL Server
4 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET
5 32 (35.96%) HTML
6 31 (34.83%) MVC
7 30 (33.71%) CSS
8 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
9 24 (26.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (22.47%) VB
11 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
11 18 (20.22%) jQuery
11 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (19.10%) VB6
12 17 (19.10%) T-SQL
13 16 (17.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (15.73%) WinForms
15 13 (14.61%) Web Services
15 13 (14.61%) Windows
15 13 (14.61%) Ajax
16 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (11.24%) Finance
17 9 (10.11%) Oracle
18 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
18 8 (8.99%) XML
18 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
18 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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:

Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) FTP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.81%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (17.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.49%) MS Access
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.12%) MySQL
9 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET
3 32 (35.96%) HTML
4 30 (33.71%) CSS
5 18 (20.22%) jQuery
6 14 (15.73%) WinForms
7 13 (14.61%) Ajax
7 13 (14.61%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.99%) XML
10 5 (5.62%) Classic ASP
10 5 (5.62%) CSS3
10 5 (5.62%) WPF
11 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.49%) RESTful
11 4 (4.49%) XSD
11 4 (4.49%) XSL
12 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.12%) Derivative
2 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.12%) Unix
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) MVC
2 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (6.74%) Migration
3 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
4 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.37%) Web Development
5 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (2.25%) OO
5 2 (2.25%) OOP
5 2 (2.25%) Validation
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Logistics
6 1 (1.12%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.12%) OOD
6 1 (1.12%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.12%) Scrum
6 1 (1.12%) SOA
6 1 (1.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 56 (62.92%) C#
2 56 (62.92%) SQL
3 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.47%) VB
5 17 (19.10%) T-SQL
5 17 (19.10%) VB6
6 7 (7.87%) VBA
7 5 (5.62%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) C
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.25%) Sage
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Mitel
4 1 (1.12%) Redback
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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