The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 63 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 1.61% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 5.44% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £278 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.20% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
VBA
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 239 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.48% 29.58% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 123 139
Average daily rate £360 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (27.27%) CLIST
3 3 (27.27%) ISPF
3 3 (27.27%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) COBOL
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) CICS
3 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
3 3 (27.27%) CA
3 3 (27.27%) REXX
3 3 (27.27%) Easytrieve
3 3 (27.27%) JCL
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) Micro Focus
3 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
3 3 (27.27%) VSAM
4 2 (18.18%) SLA

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (27.27%) CICS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ATM
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Easytrieve
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Access Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Access VBA Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ISPF
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
1 3 (27.27%) VSAM
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Line Management
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
2 3 (27.27%) CLIST
2 3 (27.27%) COBOL
2 3 (27.27%) JCL
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) REXX
2 3 (27.27%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
1 3 (27.27%) Micro Focus
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
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