The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertford - - 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
VB6
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertford 7.69% 41.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £163 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft