The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 30 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.41% 1.78% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 4.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £283 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
146 131 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 50.17% 38.87% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 108 45
Median daily rate £375 £438 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VBA.

1 6 (66.67%) Tableau
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) QlikView
4 3 (33.33%) Fintech
5 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
5 2 (22.22%) Probability Theory
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Statistics
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) CSS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) QlikView
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Fintech
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Kanban
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Probability Theory
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
1 2 (22.22%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (22.22%) SAP