The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VB6 Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VB6 Developer
UK
Rank 578 615 584
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -31
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 13 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.041% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 12
Median daily rate £380 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43111 48652 48908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.72% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28160 31322 30069
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1627 1881
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured VB6 Developer in the job title.

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB6 Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

VB6 Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VB6 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

VB6 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VB6 Developer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 13 £380 +8.57% 6
London +29 12 £380 +16.92% 2
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire +12 1 - - 2
Leeds +5 1 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £380 -

VB6 Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, VB6 Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring VB6 Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) VB
1 29 (100.00%) VB6
2 22 (75.86%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
5 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
7 13 (44.83%) VBA
7 13 (44.83%) Migration
8 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
8 12 (41.38%) Windows
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (41.38%) Office 365
9 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
9 11 (37.93%) MS Access
9 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
10 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
11 8 (27.59%) C#
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (13.79%) TDD
13 4 (13.79%) MS Office
14 3 (10.34%) Oracle

VB6 Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) MS Access
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Robot
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Front Office
2 2 (6.90%) Prime Brokerage
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) WinForms
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.45%) COM
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) DCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) ODBC
4 1 (3.45%) WPF
4 1 (3.45%) XHTML
4 1 (3.45%) XSD
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Equities
1 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
1 2 (6.90%) Wiki
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
3 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
4 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Change Control
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (3.45%) Kanban
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) VB
1 29 (100.00%) VB6
2 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) VBA
5 8 (27.59%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) DICOM
2 1 (3.45%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) InterSystems
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago