The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 620 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.73% 24.08% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 369 291
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VB6
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £375 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) DCOM
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) Joomla!
2 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) German Language
4 3 (50.00%) COM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 5 (83.33%) Joomla!
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) DCOM
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft