The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 69 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.42% 0.84% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.33% 2.58% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
Average daily rate
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£300 £333 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +47.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £255 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.81 £22.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -41.13%
VBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
416 388 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.73% 32.58% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 224 151
Average daily rate £325 £330 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £16.74 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.36% -25.62%
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 Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Buckinghamshire region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Buckinghamshire region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 15 £300 - 3
High Wycombe - 1 - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 21 (63.64%) Finance
4 20 (60.61%) MS Office
4 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
5 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (27.27%) ATM
6 9 (27.27%) Banking
7 8 (24.24%) Remedy
7 8 (24.24%) Change Control
8 7 (21.21%) Line Management
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.18%) Statistics
10 5 (15.15%) VB
11 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
11 4 (12.12%) MS Access
11 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (12.12%) ITIL
11 4 (12.12%) BMC
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
12 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
12 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
13 2 (6.06%) JavaScript

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Office
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (12.12%) MS Access
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.06%) SAP BI
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP
3 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Data Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Assistant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Change Control
2 7 (21.21%) Line Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) VB
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) HNC
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Remedy
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) BMC
5 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
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