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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.67% 1.62% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 4.21% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Median daily rate £300 £375 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £400 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% -25.00%

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
273 309 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.64% 38.43% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 229 246
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VBA.

1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) MS Access
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) PLM
6 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
6 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (16.67%) Remedy
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Electronics
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) Java

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) MS Access
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) DOORS Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) VBA Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Actuary
6 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.56%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) PLM
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Remedy
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) VMware