The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 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 County Antrim 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £388 -
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 £19.25 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +4.44%
Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 144 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.98% 62.61% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 100 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VBA
Northern Ireland

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim