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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 83 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing VBA 12 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.78% 0.98% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 2.92% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Average daily rate £231 £340 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.98% +156.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £246 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £366 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
VBA
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
536 480 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.87% 33.45% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 258 284
Average daily rate £325 £336 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% +12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 23
Average hourly rate £31.25 £18.75 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.48 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.50 £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 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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northamptonshire +12 6 - - 4
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £250 -30.55% 2
Leicestershire -11 1 £150 -52.00% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
4 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
5 9 (39.13%) Classic ASP
5 9 (39.13%) VB
5 9 (39.13%) VB6
5 9 (39.13%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
6 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
6 7 (30.43%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) SPSS
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
8 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.04%) SAS
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Statistics
9 3 (13.04%) Physics
9 3 (13.04%) Marketing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (39.13%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.04%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SPSS
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.35%) IBM PureData
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematical Modeller
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Modeller
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modeller
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) Classic ASP
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Physics
3 3 (13.04%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) SCADA
5 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Entry
4 2 (8.70%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
3 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
3 9 (39.13%) VB
3 9 (39.13%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.70%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Macro
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Netezza
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Fantastic day rate + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago