The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 69 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.33% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.05% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £330 £230 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £206 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £254 £234
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
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
281 381 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.54% 31.05% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 216 228
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.80 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 2 £350 +75.00%
Aylesbury - 1 £330 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) VB
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) SPSS
3 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Data Extraction
3 6 (35.29%) Regression Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) R
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) PowerPivot
4 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) QlikView
4 5 (29.41%) Teradata
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) SAS
4 5 (29.41%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SPSS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) PowerPivot
2 5 (29.41%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Data Scientist
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) QlikView Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) SAS Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) SAS Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Finance Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Data Extraction
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Robotic Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) VB
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) R
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CAPM
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) Teradata
2 1 (5.88%) Blue Prism
2 1 (5.88%) BMC
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy