The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 86 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.084% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
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
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
290 409 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.56% 34.17% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 229 213
Median daily rate £350 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB