The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 81 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing VBA 15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.86% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 2.30% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Average daily rate
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£319 £238 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.21% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £120 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -5.40%
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England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
495 609 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.55% 37.22% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 301 212
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 51
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VBA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Derbyshire +10 7 £313 -3.84% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Retail
5 5 (21.74%) VB
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) MS Access
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (8.70%) MS Office
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) OLE
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) SLA
8 2 (8.70%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Problem Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) MS Access
4 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Essbase
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Report Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) MI Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) MI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Excel Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) OLE
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
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