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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.37% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £319
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.92%
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East of England

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
119 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 44.24% 34.12% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 49
Average daily rate £288 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.11 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.12% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL