The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £337
% change year-on-year
- -10.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.66%
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.17% 27.11% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 38
Average daily rate £425 £305 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VB6
Merseyside

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VB6
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase