The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 46 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.53% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 1.39% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.48 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -9.52%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 360 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.03% 38.14% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 244 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 4
Median hourly rate £43.71 £22.54 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.93% +14.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.99 £13.00 £13.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Crewe - 3 - -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Infographics
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (66.67%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (66.67%) Infographics
2 2 (66.67%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
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