The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 39 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.35% - 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
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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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 91 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.25% 36.40% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 28
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VBA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Actix
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (50.00%) 4G

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) HSPA
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) Actix
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks