The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 48 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.06% 3.04% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 9.27% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 9
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
VBA
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 205 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.16% 32.75% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 133 85
Median daily rate £313 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Colchester - 3 £400 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Chelmsford -1 1 £475 +21.01% 1
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) PowerPivot
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) MOS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) COM
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (20.00%) Infor
7 1 (10.00%) XenApp
7 1 (10.00%) SCOM
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (10.00%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (10.00%) CODA
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Cognos
7 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (10.00%) VB

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Infor
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) CODA
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
Chelmsford, Essex
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