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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 72 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 14 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.80% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.42% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Average daily rate
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£340 £100 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £100 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £176 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
472 496 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.22% 33.20% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 298 194
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 66
Average hourly rate £16.75 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.85 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +27 8 £345 +245.00%
Leicestershire +8 2 £313 - 2
Northamptonshire -10 1 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £360 - 3
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) MS Access
2 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (13.33%) MS Office
6 4 (13.33%) VB
6 4 (13.33%) SLA
6 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) Data Entry
8 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
8 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.67%) OLE

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.33%) CATIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MS Access
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (3.33%) Essbase
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Report Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) MI Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) VBA Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Service Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) OLE
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
2 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Basel II
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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