The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 14 July 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 East Sussex 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 35 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.33% 1.06% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 2.44% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £255 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.91%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 123 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 44.41% 43.46% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 56 64
Average daily rate £275 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.04 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB6
South East

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

VB6
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - - - - 2
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Workflow
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) COM+
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware