The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Derbyshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 26 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.41% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 1.59% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.11% -15.00%
Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 31.46% 26.69% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 11
Average daily rate £320 £265 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - - - - 3
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB