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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -12.34%

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
57 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 55.34% 32.26% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 50
Median daily rate £344 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP