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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 65 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 0.41% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.17% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Median daily rate £450 £278 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £180 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £376 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -12.34%

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
260 341 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.79% 34.94% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 199 195
Median daily rate £350 £365 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +55.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £14.30 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Iver - 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes +3 1 - - 2
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Business Development
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Chief Technology Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Product Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Product Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Development
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft