The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.70% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 2.80% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Median daily rate £375 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £247 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £446 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.31 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -22.00%

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
551 607 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.40% 24.99% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 360 397
Median daily rate £425 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 4 £325 -
Maidenhead - 3 £425 -
Reading +6 2 £525 +31.08%
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) XML
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) Google
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (22.22%) MS Access
6 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) VB
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
7 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) XPath
7 5 (18.52%) BPMN
8 4 (14.81%) ArchiMate
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) InfoPath
8 4 (14.81%) C#
8 4 (14.81%) UML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) InfoPath
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (7.41%) Unica
3 1 (3.70%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (3.70%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MS Access
2 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) QlikView
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) VBA Developer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Business Process Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Testing Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Campaign Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) VB VBA Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 5 (18.52%) BPMN
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) ArchiMate
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) UML
4 4 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (11.11%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) Process Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) VB
3 5 (18.52%) XPath
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ACCA
3 1 (3.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Google
4 4 (14.81%) Software AG
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (11.11%) Tableau
6 2 (7.41%) Alterian
6 2 (7.41%) Epiphany
6 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) CODA
7 1 (3.70%) HP