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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 56 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing VBA 15 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.68% 1.03% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 3.33% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £254 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £405 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £22.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -41.13%
VBA
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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
278 270 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.06% 30.79% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 152 85
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.51%
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 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) MS Office
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (36.00%) ATM
6 8 (32.00%) Change Control
7 7 (28.00%) Banking
7 7 (28.00%) Line Management
8 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (24.00%) Statistics
8 6 (24.00%) Remedy
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
10 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (12.00%) VB
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.00%) BMC
11 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
11 2 (8.00%) SAP BI
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (8.00%) Project Management
11 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (8.00%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (68.00%) MS Office
3 6 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BI
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.00%) OLAP
2 2 (8.00%) MS Access
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) MI Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Assistant
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Office Support
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Office Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Change Control
2 7 (28.00%) Line Management
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
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