The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 47 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.90% 1.19% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 3.30% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£230 £330 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £254 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £406 £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +3.00%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
207 91 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.83% 36.11% 47.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 58 141
Average daily rate £390 £364 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 21
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBA
South West

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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
Cirencester - 1 - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) DTS
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) MS Project
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Billing
4 3 (25.00%) VB6
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) MS Access
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) DTS
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Officer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) VBA Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Document Management
1 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 28 days ago