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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 61 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 0.61% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 1.87% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £500 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
190 267 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.06% 32.68% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 162 154
Median daily rate £350 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) PowerPivot
3 5 (50.00%) QlikView
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Teradata
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) CAPM
6 1 (10.00%) CMDB
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 5 (50.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) QlikView Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) SAS Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Excel Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CAPM
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy