The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.11% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
VBA
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 37.78% 57.14% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 14
Median daily rate £350 £316 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £461 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
County Antrim - 1 - -
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft