The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 66 46
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 1.14% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.19% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 28
Median daily rate - £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.52%
VBA
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
515 345 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.37% 35.71% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 214 235
Median daily rate £368 £373 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -29.09%
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VBA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior QlikView Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Demand Management
2 5 (83.33%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP