The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 3.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.00%
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
60 88 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.93% 39.29% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 27
Average daily rate £375 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £32.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion