The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 40 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.40% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £130 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% -12.74%
VBA
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 250 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.06% 56.82% 50.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 210 136
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VBA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Development Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Development Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Development Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Report Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Access Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB