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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 45 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 24 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.77% 3.96% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 8.80% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 4
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£350 £363 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £208 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £293
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -40.47%
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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
302 375 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.87% 45.02% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 302 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
Average hourly rate £38.70 £36.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.86 £25.40 £24.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.54 £39.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) MS Access
5 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
7 11 (26.19%) .NET
7 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (23.81%) HTML
8 10 (23.81%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) MS Project
8 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 10 (23.81%) CSS
8 10 (23.81%) SAS
8 10 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (23.81%) Open Source
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 9 (21.43%) V-Model
9 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (23.81%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.81%) MS Project
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP HCM
1 2 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (35.71%) MS Access
3 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 4 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (9.52%) Base SAS
9 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.38%) Essbase
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 10 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Programmer
5 5 (11.90%) TM1 Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) VBA Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SAP Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Pricing Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) SAP Data Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) HTML
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 10 (23.81%) CSS
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Open Source
2 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 9 (21.43%) V-Model
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) TDD
4 5 (11.90%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.52%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.14%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
3 10 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Teradata
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) Cognos
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