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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VB6 Developer
UK
Rank 568 605 587
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Contract jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 19 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.050% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.053% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 13
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 +37 19 £375 +7.14% 2
London +28 18 £375 +15.38% 2
Westminster - 2 £373 -
West Yorkshire +12 1 - -
Leeds +10 1 - -
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
City of London - 1 £400 -

VB6 Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (100.00%) VB
1 31 (100.00%) VB6
2 24 (77.42%) .NET
3 19 (61.29%) VB.NET
4 18 (58.06%) SQL
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
6 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (41.94%) Migration
8 13 (41.94%) Windows
8 13 (41.94%) VBA
9 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (38.71%) Office 365
10 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
10 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
10 11 (35.48%) MS Access
11 10 (32.26%) C#
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
14 5 (16.13%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (16.13%) Finance
15 4 (12.90%) MS Office
15 4 (12.90%) Web Services
15 4 (12.90%) TDD

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (38.71%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) MS Access
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Robot
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Prime Brokerage
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.23%) COM
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) DCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) ODBC
5 1 (3.23%) WPF
5 1 (3.23%) XHTML
5 1 (3.23%) XSD
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Equities
1 2 (6.45%) SWIFT
1 2 (6.45%) Wiki
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Migration
3 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.23%) Kanban
8 1 (3.23%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Release Management
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) VB
1 31 (100.00%) VB6
2 19 (61.29%) VB.NET
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) VBA
5 10 (32.26%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) DICOM
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Perforce
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) InterSystems
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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