The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 1.10% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 3.41% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -9.52%

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
220 205 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.27% 32.08% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 135 103
Median daily rate £425 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -19.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VBA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cost Estimator
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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