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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 73 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 1.44% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 4.74% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
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
334 359 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.29% 30.40% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 170 175
Average daily rate £360 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 8
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.80 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 2 £400 +33.33% 4
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) COBOL
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) CA
3 4 (30.77%) REXX
3 4 (30.77%) Easytrieve
3 4 (30.77%) JCL
3 4 (30.77%) CICS
3 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
3 4 (30.77%) VSAM
3 4 (30.77%) ISPF
3 4 (30.77%) Micro Focus
3 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
3 4 (30.77%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (30.77%) CLIST
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) CICS
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) Easytrieve
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ISPF
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
1 4 (30.77%) VSAM
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
2 4 (30.77%) CLIST
2 4 (30.77%) COBOL
2 4 (30.77%) JCL
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) REXX
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CA
1 4 (30.77%) Micro Focus
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
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