The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 82 82
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.35% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Median daily rate - £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
VB6
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
751 639 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.44% 47.44% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 465 430
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VB6
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Siebel