The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.34% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £308 £289
% change year-on-year
+20.32% +6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £31.00
VB6
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.07% 20.73% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 47
Average daily rate £350 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £39.50 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.75% +200.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £17.00 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £39.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB6 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing VB6 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 VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) TickIT
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing VB6 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 VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) DB2 Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow