The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 30 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 0.63% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 1.22% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +95.12%
VBA
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
164 246 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 52.73% 51.46% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 146 143
Median daily rate £400 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £53.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VBA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft