The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.89% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £303 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £308
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
VB6
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 101 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 36.01% 21.72% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 53
Median daily rate £345 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) NuGet
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft