Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 July 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Swindon median daily rate - £275 -
Wiltshire median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 250 213 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 36.76% 30.65% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 158 110
Swindon median daily rate £355 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £283
90th Percentile £488 £479 £494
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
Swindon median hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.32% -5.87% -29.79%
10th Percentile £48.00 £12.20 £16.52
90th Percentile £57.00 £44.15 £21.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year +2.67% +85.78% -40.19%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Swindon

VB6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB6 in Swindon

VB6
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB6 in Swindon