The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
VB6
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 76 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.17% 20.27% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 61 53
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £504 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 9
Median hourly rate £46.07 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB6 across the Bedfordshire region.

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB6 across the Bedfordshire region.

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VB6
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VB6 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared