The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 35 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing VBA 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.93% 1.16% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 3.36% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £450 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +47.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
VBA
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 119 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.12% 34.49% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 73 55
Median daily rate £425 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +5 10 £425 -5.55%
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) SharePoint
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (90.48%) VB6
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) VB
3 19 (90.48%) VB.NET
3 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 19 (90.48%) Classic ASP
3 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
4 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 15 (71.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (52.38%) SAP
6 8 (38.10%) HND
7 7 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Advertising
11 2 (9.52%) Legal
11 2 (9.52%) Change Management
11 2 (9.52%) Workflow
11 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (9.52%) CRM
11 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
11 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 2 (9.52%) Office 365

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 20 (95.24%) SharePoint
2 15 (71.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) Classic ASP
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) VB.NET
2 19 (90.48%) VB6
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (38.10%) HND
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) SAP