The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 26 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.79% 7.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 13.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.88%
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
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 37.01% 55.07% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 13
Median daily rate £385 £329 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

VBA
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Belfast -12 1 - -
VBA
Northern Ireland

VBA
Top 3 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for VBA.

1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Controller
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA