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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 51 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing VBA 21 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.44% 4.58% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 10.80% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 8
Average daily rate
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£360 £329 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.50% +19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £333
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 £25.12 £22.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.18% -6.38%
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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
308 398 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.81% 42.39% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 317 125
Average daily rate £375 £345 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Average hourly rate £38.20 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £18.40 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.03 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 (82.76%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (37.93%) MS Access
4 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (34.48%) SAS
5 10 (34.48%) MS Project
5 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
5 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (34.48%) CSS
5 10 (34.48%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
5 10 (34.48%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (34.48%) Open Source
5 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 9 (31.03%) V-Model
6 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
6 9 (31.03%) Scrum
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (24.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (34.48%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (34.48%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) MS Access
3 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
7 4 (13.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (13.79%) Base SAS
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.45%) Essbase
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Programmer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Objects Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Access Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
1 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
1 10 (34.48%) CSS
1 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (13.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 9 (31.03%) V-Model
3 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Data Transformation
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) RAD
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Business Objects
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata
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