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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 52 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.96% 2.59% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 6.61% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 9
Average daily rate
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£411 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £492 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +62.85%
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
363 333 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.50% 39.13% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 257 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
5 12 (27.27%) MS Access
5 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (25.00%) Banking
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.64%) VB
9 6 (13.64%) Teradata
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle
10 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.09%) .NET
11 4 (9.09%) SAP
11 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
11 4 (9.09%) Essbase
11 4 (9.09%) Retail
11 4 (9.09%) MDX
11 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
11 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
12 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
12 3 (6.82%) Analytics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (6.82%) SAS
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
2 1 (2.27%) GroupWise
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) MS Access
3 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (9.09%) Essbase
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) VBA Developer
5 5 (11.36%) TM1 Developer
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Excel Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Essbase Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) MDX
2 3 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (4.55%) ADO
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
2 4 (9.09%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.82%) Analytics
3 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
3 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
3 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.55%) TDD
4 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) Scrum
4 2 (4.55%) ETL
4 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
2 6 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) COBOL
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Teradata
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
Bristol
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £342 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago