The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 58 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.53% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.22% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
VBA
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 329 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.97% 43.52% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 191 156
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.40 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Cambridge +3 2 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft