The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Winchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 15 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing VB6 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.11% 5.88% 19.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 14.29% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £290 £303 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% +12.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 38.36% 41.18% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 9
Average daily rate £300 £305 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VB6
Hampshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB6 across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

VB6
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing VB6 also 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 that cited VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing VB6 also 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 that cited VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle