The table below looks at the statistics for the VB6 Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VB6 Developer
Rank 252 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 1 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £278
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB6 Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VB6 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VB6 Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VB6 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VB6 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VB6 Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access

VB6 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft