The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Crawley region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 20 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.81% 1.55% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.25% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 11.29% 24.87% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 39 29
Average daily rate £323 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VB6
West Sussex

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 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET