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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 69 63
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.03% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £341 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
VBA
North West

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
332 290 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.95% 31.62% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 202 129
Median daily rate £379 £365 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +148.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CAML
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CAML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft