The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.71% 1.75% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 12.50% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +14.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 16 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 31.91% 14.04% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 33
Average daily rate £363 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £48.00 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

VB6
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle