The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 33 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.43% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 0.52% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £305 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +52.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -22.00%
VBA
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 194 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.04% 48.50% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 130 123
Median daily rate £319 £350 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £39.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Bath - 1 £400 -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Testing Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft