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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.092% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £308 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £373 £310
% change year-on-year
-14.09% +20.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
540 800 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.06% 36.75% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 466 428
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 54 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +29.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.72 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 14 (87.50%) Web Development
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
4 13 (81.25%) Classic ASP
4 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
4 13 (81.25%) IIS
4 13 (81.25%) Oracle
5 12 (75.00%) DCOM
5 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 12 (75.00%) CSS3
5 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
6 11 (68.75%) Scrum
7 10 (62.50%) Kanban
7 10 (62.50%) Change Control
8 9 (56.25%) SDLC
9 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
11 6 (37.50%) XHTML
11 6 (37.50%) SLA
11 6 (37.50%) XML
12 5 (31.25%) VBA
12 5 (31.25%) Arqiva

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 13 (81.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) ASP Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Classic ASP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 3 (18.75%) VB Developer
5 3 (18.75%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 13 (81.25%) Classic ASP
4 12 (75.00%) CSS3
4 12 (75.00%) DCOM
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) XHTML
5 6 (37.50%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) COM
8 2 (12.50%) DHTML
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
3 10 (62.50%) Change Control
3 10 (62.50%) Kanban
4 9 (56.25%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Arqiva
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) ILOG