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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.90% 0.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.91% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£235 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +34.72%
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
111 95 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 39.36% 33.45% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 35
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £195 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.85% -49.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VBA Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (31.58%) VBScript
3 6 (31.58%) VB
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
6 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
6 3 (15.79%) Tableau
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
1 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) VBA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) MI Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Designer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Statistics
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OO
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Data Entry
6 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) VBScript
2 6 (31.58%) VB
2 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) Google