The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 37 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.31% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £295
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.25
VB6
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 95 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 36.45% 28.96% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 44
Average daily rate £360 £440 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +24.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £28.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £30.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £175.00 £44.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Devon

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

VB6
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torquay - 1 - -
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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%) 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET