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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 57 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing VBA 19 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 3.32% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 9.09% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 6
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£380 £288 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -13.40%
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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
347 319 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.02% 36.54% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 241 152
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £13.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 14 (38.89%) SAS
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) Banking
5 11 (30.56%) MS Access
6 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) Java
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) MS Project
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (25.00%) Open Source
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 8 (22.22%) V-Model
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (38.89%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS Project
3 4 (11.11%) MS Office
4 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MS Access
2 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (16.67%) Essbase
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
6 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (11.11%) Base SAS
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Essbase Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Database Developer
6 3 (8.33%) VBA Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Excel Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate
8 1 (2.78%) Excel VBA Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Trainee Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Trainee
8 1 (2.78%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
1 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
1 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) V-Model
2 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 8 (22.22%) Scrum
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) RAD
8 1 (2.78%) ETL
8 1 (2.78%) Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.78%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Teradata
4 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
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