The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.24% 2.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
VB6
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 96 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 37.34% 49.48% 63.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 41
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VB6
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -12 2 £325 +1.56%
Harrogate - 2 £325 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
VB6
Yorkshire

VB6
Top 23 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle