Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 6 months to 23 November 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)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 20
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent - 0.65% 5.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.96% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate - £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.10% -
Staffordshire median daily rate - £475 £420
% change year-on-year - +13.10% +44.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

VB6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 53 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 52.48% 33.12% 61.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 32
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £375 £320 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -9.54% +8.85%
10th Percentile £294 £151 £263
90th Percentile £438 £396 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year +8.53% -7.86% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year +36.36% +114.70% +13.85%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Stoke-on-Trent

VB6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB6 in Stoke-on-Trent