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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 63 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.91% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 3.11% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £306 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -16.66%
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
180 289 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.03% 29.37% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 146 132
Median daily rate £384 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £22.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £22.50 £15.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Prism
4 1 (16.67%) Robotic Automation

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 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 3 (50.00%) QlikView
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Robotic Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CAPM
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Prism