The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 35 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.05% 1.02% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 2.05% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £306 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
VBA
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 146 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 43.01% 49.83% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 52
Median daily rate £355 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.42 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HR Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ADO
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos