The table below looks at the statistics for the VB6 Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB6 Developer
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £295 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 106 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.70% 99.07% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 110
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £203 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.69 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.10% +51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £25.70 £19.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VB6 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VB6 Developer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VB6 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VB6 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VB6 Developer
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

VB6 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6