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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 52 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 0.41% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.84% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £200 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
209 119 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 51.48% 48.57% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 57 42
Median daily rate £380 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £514 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.81 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -17.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Access Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared