The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 117 120
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £370 £305
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +21.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 -

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
529 626 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.17% 33.58% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 390 418
Median daily rate £380 £340 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 25
Median hourly rate £43.25 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) DCOM
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Classic ASP
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) COM
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) MS Access
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Classic ASP
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) DCOM
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) COM
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ILOG