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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 99 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 21 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.06% 0.047% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Median daily rate £335 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
VB6
South East

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
633 792 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.95% 36.84% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 518 425
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £19.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 10 £335 -
Andover - 3 £375 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (91.43%) SQL
3 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
4 29 (82.86%) Oracle
4 29 (82.86%) CSS
4 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
4 29 (82.86%) HTML
4 29 (82.86%) Visual Studio
4 29 (82.86%) Classic ASP
5 28 (80.00%) PL/SQL
6 27 (77.14%) T-SQL
6 27 (77.14%) Web Development
6 27 (77.14%) jQuery
7 26 (74.29%) DCOM
8 24 (68.57%) IIS
9 23 (65.71%) Waterfall
10 22 (62.86%) Scrum
11 21 (60.00%) Change Control
12 20 (57.14%) Kanban
13 18 (51.43%) HTML5
13 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
13 18 (51.43%) CSS3
14 17 (48.57%) XML
14 17 (48.57%) XHTML
15 15 (42.86%) Subversion
16 12 (34.29%) SDLC
16 12 (34.29%) VBA
17 11 (31.43%) MS Access
18 9 (25.71%) .NET
19 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET

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 24 (68.57%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (31.43%) MS Access
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Visual Studio
2 15 (42.86%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) ASP Developer
3 19 (54.29%) Classic ASP Developer
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Developer
4 13 (37.14%) VB Developer
4 13 (37.14%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Classic ASP
1 29 (82.86%) CSS
1 29 (82.86%) HTML
2 27 (77.14%) jQuery
3 26 (74.29%) DCOM
4 18 (51.43%) CSS3
4 18 (51.43%) HTML5
5 17 (48.57%) XHTML
5 17 (48.57%) XML
6 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (8.57%) WCF
9 2 (5.71%) COM
9 2 (5.71%) DHTML
9 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Web Development
2 23 (65.71%) Waterfall
3 22 (62.86%) Scrum
4 21 (60.00%) Change Control
5 20 (57.14%) Kanban
6 12 (34.29%) SDLC
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) MVC
9 2 (5.71%) Wireframes
10 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
10 1 (2.86%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (91.43%) SQL
3 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (80.00%) PL/SQL
5 27 (77.14%) T-SQL
6 12 (34.29%) VBA
7 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
8 5 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (8.57%) C++
9 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Arqiva
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft