The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 64 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 11 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.19% 2.38% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 5.90% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 17
Median daily rate £386 £388 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £180 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £473 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
VBA
South West

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
341 373 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.98% 40.32% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 315 268
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Median hourly rate £41.75 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.97% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VBA.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) Banking
6 9 (36.00%) Validation
7 8 (32.00%) MS Access
8 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (16.00%) OLAP
10 4 (16.00%) MS Office
10 4 (16.00%) Teradata
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (12.00%) Statistics
11 3 (12.00%) VB
11 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
12 2 (8.00%) Change Management
12 2 (8.00%) IBM
12 2 (8.00%) ADO

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) MS Access
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.00%) OLAP
4 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Developer
3 13 (52.00%) VBA Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Access Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Access VBA Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Excel Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) DOORS Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ADO
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Chart
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Validation
2 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) PLM
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Teradata
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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