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 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 64 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 12 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.61% - 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% - 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 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
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
321 157 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.09% 30.84% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 103 65
Average daily rate £410 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £13.78 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.12% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £22.08 £45.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 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
Oxford - 5 £423 -
Bicester - 1 £275 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Data Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
7 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Publishing
7 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (25.00%) MS Access
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (12.50%) System Testing
9 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (6.25%) VB
10 1 (6.25%) MySQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) MS Access
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) SSDT
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) MDX
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Validation
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Data Validation
4 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle