The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 56 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB6 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.46% - 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
VB6
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 167 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.86% 24.63% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 90 140
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 14
Median hourly rate £39.25 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.45% -50.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £21.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VB6
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Salisbury - 3 £375 -
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared