The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 26 23
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.54% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.41% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 39.07% 38.59% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 13
Average daily rate £350 £375 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £281 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) MapBasic
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MapBasic
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP