The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 23 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 Glasgow 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £319 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 537 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.86% 57.56% 36.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 272 161
Average daily rate £375 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £15.24 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
VB6
Scotland

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VB6
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C