The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 48 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing VBA 22 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.57% 2.19% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 5.17% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 1
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£369 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +54.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -18.24%
VBA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
343 329 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.07% 42.40% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 263 92
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 25 (55.56%) Finance
3 15 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
4 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
5 12 (26.67%) MS Access
6 10 (22.22%) SAS
6 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.00%) Banking
7 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (17.78%) MS Project
9 7 (15.56%) VB
9 7 (15.56%) VB.NET
9 7 (15.56%) .NET
9 7 (15.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (13.33%) V-Model
10 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (13.33%) Open Source
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (13.33%) Office Automation
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) HTML
10 6 (13.33%) Java
10 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
10 6 (13.33%) Business Objects

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (22.22%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Project
3 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (4.44%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
3 12 (26.67%) MS Access
4 7 (15.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (8.89%) Base SAS
8 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.44%) Essbase
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.33%) VBA Developer
5 5 (11.11%) TM1 Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Programmer
6 4 (8.89%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Excel Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Excel VBA Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) ADO
5 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) V-Model
3 6 (13.33%) Scrum
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) TDD
3 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (13.33%) Open Source
3 6 (13.33%) Office Automation
4 5 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (8.89%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (8.89%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
6 3 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) VB
2 7 (15.56%) VB.NET
3 6 (13.33%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Business Objects
3 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Cognos
4 2 (4.44%) Teradata
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
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