The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 46
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.41% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.46% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Nottinghamshire median daily rate - £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £313
% change year-on-year +5.88% +36.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

VB6 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 210 137 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 49.65% 27.96% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 153 373
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -0.68%  
10th Percentile £263 £281 £225
90th Percentile £525 £475 £568
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +13.63% +141.09%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Nottinghamshire

VB6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB6 in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB6 in Nottinghamshire

VB6
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB6 in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik