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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - 61 59
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.29% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.81% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.31 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -22.00%

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
148 248 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.67% 35.99% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 144 108
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -24.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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