The table below looks at the statistics for the VB6 Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB6 Developer
Rank 97 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £278
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.75
VB6 Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1303 1162 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.12% 93.03% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 806 379
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.78 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £101.90 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB6 Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB6 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VB6 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VB6 Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) VB6
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Maven
6 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) ADO
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) WinForms
7 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) System Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 1 (6.25%) Windows
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

VB6 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Maven
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ADO
3 4 (25.00%) WinForms
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) VB6
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA