The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £370 £323
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
VB6
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
188 294 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.92% 32.34% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 146 113
Median daily rate £375 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -42.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes