The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
VBA
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 80 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 62.10% 37.74% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 57 24
Median daily rate £400 £401 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Chester

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

VBA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) C#

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
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%) VB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB