The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 37 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.39% 2.17% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 5.94% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £288 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
VBA
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 101 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.89% 36.46% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 72 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) DataStage
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) DataStage
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Xcelsius
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) NetCracker
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) ZTE