The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 63 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.68% 1.52% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 3.20% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £275 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
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
341 344 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.99% 47.51% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 259 95
Median daily rate £400 £412 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +35.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £36.85 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oxford -11 2 £295 -30.17%
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 12 (85.71%) Tableau
2 10 (71.43%) QlikView
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
6 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 4 (28.57%) Data Management
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
8 2 (14.29%) Statistics
8 2 (14.29%) Fintech
8 2 (14.29%) Probability Theory
8 2 (14.29%) Front Office
8 2 (14.29%) Back Office
9 1 (7.14%) MVC
9 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 1 (7.14%) Subversion
9 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) SAP
9 1 (7.14%) CSS
9 1 (7.14%) SOAP
9 1 (7.14%) XML
9 1 (7.14%) Linux
9 1 (7.14%) EDI
9 1 (7.14%) ERP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) QlikView
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 12 (85.71%) Data Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Probability Theory
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) PHP 5
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) SAP