The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.53% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 98 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 34.04% 54.44% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 26
Average daily rate £320 £275 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -32.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 9
Average hourly rate £16.63 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £19.25 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.53 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

VB6
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft