The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 53 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 1.14% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +59.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +24.35%
VBA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
260 437 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.70% 40.24% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 267 158
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 13 (61.90%) CRM
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (47.62%) System Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (19.05%) C#
10 3 (14.29%) .NET
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
11 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (9.52%) MCP
11 2 (9.52%) MCSD
11 2 (9.52%) MCSE
11 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
11 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 1 (4.76%) Earned Value Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
4 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (23.81%) CRM Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) VBA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Objects Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Actuary
6 1 (4.76%) SAP BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) CRM
2 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
3 10 (47.62%) System Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Earned Value Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSD
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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