Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Swindon median daily rate - £303 -
Wiltshire median daily rate - £303 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 229 254 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 34.44% 37.97% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 176 171
Swindon median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £663 £513 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -35.38% +39.97%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £10.45
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.95
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -26.25% +23.08% +14.04%

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