Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 24 November 2017 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)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -44 - +35
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.17% 0.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Belfast median daily rate - £275 -
County Antrim median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

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 Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 414 132 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 71.38% 49.07% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 79 48
Belfast median daily rate £413 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +23.20% -1.57%
10th Percentile £313 £192 £163
90th Percentile £519 £526 £450
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £385 £313
% change year-on-year +7.14% +23.20% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Belfast median hourly rate £18.25 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.38% -14.75% +17.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £37.75 £28.18 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +28.07% -6.56% +17.31%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Belfast

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB.NET in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in Belfast

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft