The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.96% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £215 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £293
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £33.05 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-51.58% -4.20%
VB.NET
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 30.68% 54.81% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 13
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the County Antrim region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the County Antrim region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

VB.NET
Top 10 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
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