The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 50 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 2.63% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate £450 £163 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.49% -47.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £315 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
VBA
West Midlands

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
219 152 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.30% 25.12% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 99 113
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £11.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £22.50 £32.50
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 Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) MS Access
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (18.18%) SAS
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) Extranet
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) ADO
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) DAO
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Extranet
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MS Access
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Access Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Access VBA Developer
2 4 (36.36%) VBA Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Excel Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Excel VBA Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SAS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) RAD Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ADO
2 2 (18.18%) DAO
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) RAD
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
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