The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 59 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.47% 0.61% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 1.61% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £313 £475 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +80.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £455 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £495 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
VBA
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 124 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.50% 37.69% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 98 81
Average daily rate £375 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (94.12%) SQL Server
1 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) MS Access
6 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
7 7 (41.18%) MS Office
7 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
8 6 (35.29%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (35.29%) CLIST
8 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 6 (35.29%) WinSCP
8 6 (35.29%) ISPF
8 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
8 6 (35.29%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 6 (35.29%) Banking
8 6 (35.29%) Data Management
8 6 (35.29%) VSAM
8 6 (35.29%) Finance

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) CICS
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) FTP
1 6 (35.29%) SSL
1 6 (35.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (58.82%) MS Access
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (35.29%) DB2
5 6 (35.29%) Easytrieve
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 3 (17.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Access Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) ISPF
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) MDX
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 6 (35.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (35.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (35.29%) VSAM
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
4 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Assembly Language
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) CLIST
3 6 (35.29%) COBOL
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) JCL
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) REXX
3 6 (35.29%) VB
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) VBScript
4 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) CA
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Micro Focus
3 4 (23.53%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle