The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had VB6 Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VB6 Developer
Rank 154 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.096% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.10% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £373 £300
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +24.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
VB6 Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3008 3931 3083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.50% 93.89% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1973 2365 1804
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 187 178
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured VB6 Developer in the job title.

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VB6 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

VB6 Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VB6 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

VB6 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

VB6 Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +2 2 £300 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
VB6 Developer
England

VB6 Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, VB6 Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring VB6 Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Perforce
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle

VB6 Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Perforce