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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 85 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 1.02% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 2.58% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
Median daily rate £369 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.12 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +14.18%
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
487 699 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.88% 39.74% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 437 326
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.47 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Northamptonshire +14 5 £375 +20.96% 1
Lincolnshire +2 1 £350 -22.22%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £210 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VBA.

1 13 (65.00%) C#
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (45.00%) Classic ASP
5 9 (45.00%) VB
5 9 (45.00%) VB6
5 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (30.00%) SAP
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (20.00%) SPSS
9 4 (20.00%) Advertising
10 3 (15.00%) Change Management
10 3 (15.00%) Workflow
10 3 (15.00%) Statistics
11 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 2 (10.00%) Physics
11 2 (10.00%) Marketing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SPSS
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematical Modeller
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Modeller
5 1 (5.00%) SPSS Modeller
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Modeller
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Classic ASP
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (45.00%) VB
3 9 (45.00%) VB6
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) HND
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) SAP
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