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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 68 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.62% 0.97% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 3.38% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £260 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -37.16%
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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
260 266 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.46% 28.73% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 158 92
Average daily rate £338 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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
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 28 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 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) MS Office
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) ATM
5 5 (23.81%) Change Control
5 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Statistics
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (14.29%) Remedy
7 3 (14.29%) VB
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.52%) SAP
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) OLAP
8 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
8 2 (9.52%) MS Access

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (61.90%) MS Office
3 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.52%) OLAP
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) MI Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Design Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Assistant
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Office Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Line Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Remedy
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) BMC
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