The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £305 £283
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £31.00
VB6
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.51% 24.51% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 29 21
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Motorola
2 1 (50.00%) Windows CE

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Motorola