The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 6.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 22.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £370 £305
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +21.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 -

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.23% 30.77% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull