The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 40 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.47% - 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% - 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£423 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -25.67%
VBA
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 78 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 44.41% 33.19% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 48 24
Average daily rate £420 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Drupal
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) LAMP
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft