Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 21 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -43 - +34
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.17% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
County Antrim median daily rate - £275 -
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 430 136 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 72.51% 49.28% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 77 48
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +23.20% -0.79%
10th Percentile £313 £192 £163
90th Percentile £510 £500 £450
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £314
% change year-on-year +7.14% +22.71% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 1
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.07% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £37.75 £42.50 £16.38
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in County Antrim

VB.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB.NET in County Antrim

VB.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB.NET in County Antrim

VB.NET
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Belfast -44 1 - -
VB.NET
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 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 County Antrim 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 County Antrim 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