Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 October 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 471 345 434
Rank change year-on-year -126 +89 +41
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 106 24 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.34% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 15 115
10th Percentile " £418 £317
25th Percentile £350 £444 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £488 £450
Median % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £622 £688 £581
90th Percentile £720 " £600
England median daily rate £400 £456 £400
% change year-on-year -12.33% +14.06% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
England median hourly rate £48.26 £53.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +13.16% +35.71%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,379 7,108 17,452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.76% 50.65% 47.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,395 5,219 13,358
10th Percentile £400 £350 £363
25th Percentile £475 £425 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
75th Percentile £675 £638 £613
90th Percentile £750 £738 £700
England median daily rate £525 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 42 112
10th Percentile £24.50 £18.33 £17.63
25th Percentile £35.06 £25.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate £50.63 £35.75 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +41.61% -24.74% +21.79%
75th Percentile £63.69 £40.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £70.01 £53.98 £55.50
England median hourly rate £45.23 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +20.60% -16.67% +6.49%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in London

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for VB.NET in London

VB.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VB.NET in London

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for VB.NET in London

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Central London -37 29 £350 - 10
East London - 2 £408 -
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 London region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (80.19%) C#
3 77 (72.64%) SQL
4 76 (71.70%) SQL Server
5 46 (43.40%) Oracle
6 44 (41.51%) Finance
7 43 (40.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 37 (34.91%) SharePoint
8 37 (34.91%) Banking
9 31 (29.25%) VBA
10 30 (28.30%) VB
10 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
11 28 (26.42%) Windows
12 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
12 24 (22.64%) Data Analysis
13 22 (20.75%) Active Directory
14 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
15 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
15 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (17.92%) QA
16 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
17 17 (16.04%) JIRA
17 17 (16.04%) T-SQL
17 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
18 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
18 16 (15.09%) IIS
18 16 (15.09%) SOAP
18 16 (15.09%) Power Platform
19 14 (13.21%) Web Services

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 37 (34.91%) SharePoint
2 16 (15.09%) IIS
3 13 (12.26%) Confluence
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (40.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Power Platform
2 14 (13.21%) Azure
3 11 (10.38%) PowerApps
4 9 (8.49%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (4.72%) Power Automate
6 3 (2.83%) AWS
6 3 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.89%) AWS CodeCommit
7 2 (1.89%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
7 2 (1.89%) Azure Pipelines
7 2 (1.89%) GCP
7 2 (1.89%) GitHub
7 2 (1.89%) IaaS
7 2 (1.89%) npm
7 2 (1.89%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.89%) PaaS
7 2 (1.89%) SaaS
8 1 (0.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Intranet
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) IPv4
2 2 (1.89%) LAN
2 2 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
3 14 (13.21%) Power BI
4 9 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.66%) DTS
7 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.83%) MySQL
8 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) JIRA
2 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.89%) GitLab
6 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.89%) webpack
General
1 44 (41.51%) Finance
2 37 (34.91%) Banking
3 10 (9.43%) Social Skills
4 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Front Office
5 5 (4.72%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.94%) Back Office
8 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (67.92%) Developer
2 24 (22.64%) C# Developer
3 19 (17.92%) SharePoint Developer
4 15 (14.15%) .NET Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Consultant
6 9 (8.49%) Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow Developer
9 6 (5.66%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) VBA Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Specialist
11 4 (3.77%) Excel Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Excel VBA Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
11 4 (3.77%) SQL Support Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Systems Support Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
3 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
4 16 (15.09%) SOAP
5 14 (13.21%) Web Services
6 12 (11.32%) CSS
6 12 (11.32%) HTML
6 12 (11.32%) JSON
6 12 (11.32%) REST
7 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.49%) XML
9 7 (6.60%) WinForms
9 7 (6.60%) WPF
10 6 (5.66%) RESTful
10 6 (5.66%) XSLT
11 5 (4.72%) HTML5
11 5 (4.72%) WCF
11 5 (4.72%) XHTML
12 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) User Experience
2 6 (5.66%) Derivative
3 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.89%) Equities
3 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.89%) State Machine
4 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.94%) FMCG
4 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.94%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.77%) Unix
4 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) Data Analysis
2 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (12.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (12.26%) Issue Tracking
5 12 (11.32%) DevOps
5 12 (11.32%) Scrum
6 11 (10.38%) ITIL
7 10 (9.43%) MVC
7 10 (9.43%) SOA
7 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
8 9 (8.49%) OO
8 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.55%) Analytics
9 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.55%) Data Analytics
10 7 (6.60%) OOP
10 7 (6.60%) Project Delivery
10 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.19%) C#
2 77 (72.64%) SQL
3 31 (29.25%) VBA
4 30 (28.30%) VB
5 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
7 17 (16.04%) T-SQL
8 11 (10.38%) C++
9 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
10 9 (8.49%) C
11 8 (7.55%) Python
12 5 (4.72%) R
12 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
13 4 (3.77%) Perl
14 3 (2.83%) PHP
15 2 (1.89%) Java
15 2 (1.89%) Ruby
15 2 (1.89%) VB6
15 2 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) CISA
4 1 (0.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) GRC
System Software
1 22 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.89%) Ansible
2 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.89%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.89%) Terraform
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Oracle
2 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.72%) UiPath
5 2 (1.89%) Alibaba
5 2 (1.89%) Citrix
5 2 (1.89%) IBM
5 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.89%) Splunk
5 2 (1.89%) Trayport
6 1 (0.94%) Murex
6 1 (0.94%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.94%) SunGard
6 1 (0.94%) Telerik