The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 41 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.55% 2.56% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 8.16% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £198 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.29% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £328 £309
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.82 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
125 98 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 34.53% 31.41% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 75 58
Median daily rate £400 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -27.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VBA.

1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Logistics
4 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (33.33%) Virgin Media
4 4 (33.33%) Arqiva
4 4 (33.33%) Telindus
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (33.33%) BT
4 4 (33.33%) 3G
4 4 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 4 (33.33%) Nokia
4 4 (33.33%) Siemens
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) Huawei
4 4 (33.33%) NetCracker
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (33.33%) ZTE
4 4 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (25.00%) Tableau

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (25.00%) DataStage
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Xcelsius
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Quality Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Report Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Logistics
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (33.33%) Arqiva
1 4 (33.33%) BT
1 4 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 4 (33.33%) Huawei
1 4 (33.33%) NetCracker
1 4 (33.33%) Nokia
1 4 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
1 4 (33.33%) Siemens
1 4 (33.33%) Telindus
1 4 (33.33%) Virgin Media
1 4 (33.33%) ZTE
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Cadence
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft