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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 53 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.13% 0.26% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 0.84% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +84.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -13.40%
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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
270 239 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.91% 31.04% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 148 54
Average daily rate £340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) MS Office
3 18 (56.25%) SQL
4 17 (53.13%) Finance
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.00%) Change Control
7 8 (25.00%) ATM
7 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) Statistics
8 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (21.88%) Line Management
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.75%) Remedy
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) VB
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (6.25%) MS Access
12 2 (6.25%) BMC
12 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (6.25%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 20 (62.50%) MS Office
3 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) MI Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) VBA Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Assistant
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Excel Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Excel VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Statistics
3 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (21.88%) Line Management
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) HNC
3 1 (3.13%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Remedy
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Primavera
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