The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 25 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.10% 1.10% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 3.33% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £200 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -22.00%
VBA
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 60 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.12% 33.15% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 38
Median daily rate £388 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 13
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Weymouth - 1 - -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP