The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 45 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.26% 1.18% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 2.70% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£309 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.35% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -5.40%
VBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
214 111 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.05% 43.70% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 63 83
Average daily rate £405 £353 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.85 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 September 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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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
Gloucester -8 4 £309 -
Cheltenham - - - -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 5 (31.25%) DTS
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (18.75%) VB6
6 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) SAS
7 2 (12.50%) Toad
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) MS Access
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (31.25%) DTS
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) MS Access
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) VBA Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
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