The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 37 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.83% - 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £275 - £180
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £236
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +4.44%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
160 95 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.33% 43.18% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 54 29
Average daily rate £300 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 10 £275 - 1
Market Harborough - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (50.00%) ADO
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Access
6 4 (33.33%) Sage
6 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) SAS
8 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (8.33%) MS Office
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Logistics
9 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MS Access
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Database Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Database Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Workflow
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
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