The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 101 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing VBA 20 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 1.38% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 11
Average daily rate £401 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
VBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
642 727 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.27% 26.81% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 423 409
Average daily rate £390 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 19
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £27.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £32.50 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £55.65 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Berkshire region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 7 £413 +14.65% 2
Bracknell - 6 £400 - 1
Newbury - 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £225 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VBA 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 VBA.

1 22 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
4 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) VB
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) MS Office
7 7 (21.21%) MS Access
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (15.15%) QlikView
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (15.15%) Tableau
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (15.15%) OOP
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) C++
10 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.12%) OLAP
10 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
10 4 (12.12%) Programme Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VBA 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 VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (24.24%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) SPSS
4 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) HFM
2 2 (6.06%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) MS Access
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (15.15%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (15.15%) QlikView
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.12%) OLAP
6 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.06%) MySQL
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.03%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Front Office
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (9.09%) VBA Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Excel Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Finance Manager
6 2 (6.06%) HFM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Planner
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Excel Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Mathematical Modeller
7 1 (3.03%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Support
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Statistics
3 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.06%) NHS
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) OO
2 5 (15.15%) OOP
3 4 (12.12%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Demand Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Expense Management
6 1 (3.03%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) VB
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) R
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) ACCA
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Tableau
3 3 (9.09%) Hyperion
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) OpenLink
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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