The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 38 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 2.38% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.18% -6.38%
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
126 84 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.01% 37.00% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 63
Average daily rate £338 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £61.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -72.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.33 £17.00 £22.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £17.00 £132.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
Maidstone - - - -
Whitstable - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle