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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.090% 0.88% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 2.08% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £488 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.25% -17.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +95.12%
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
496 337 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.72% 42.34% 48.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 235 146
Median daily rate £350 £470 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +26.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) MDX
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Excel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VBA Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (20.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP