The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 21 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.72% 1.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +4.44%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 29 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.14% 40.28% 71.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 122
Average daily rate £300 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VBA
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VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VBA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Support Officer
1 2 (100.00%) Project Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared