The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 71 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.14% 0.37% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 1.09% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.63 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.12 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.35% +62.85%
VBA
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 183 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.84% 33.95% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 118 109
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £247 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.34 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £31.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wallingford - 1 - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
7 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 4 (28.57%) MS Access
7 4 (28.57%) Publishing
8 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (14.29%) System Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (7.14%) LAMP
10 1 (7.14%) MySQL
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle
10 1 (7.14%) CSS
10 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SSDT
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integrity Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) MDX
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle