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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 119 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.59% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £145 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.12 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.35% +62.85%
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
679 627 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.25% 25.90% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 314 385
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £39.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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 -8 4 £325 -13.33%
Slough - 2 £285 - 1
Maidenhead +4 1 - - 1
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) MS Access
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) VB
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (11.76%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) Retail
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.88%) People Management
9 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.88%) QlikView
9 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
9 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Time Management
9 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (5.88%) FMCG

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MS Access
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Access Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (17.65%) VBA Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Strategy Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.88%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
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