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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 34 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.41% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.26% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
92 159 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.70% 46.49% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 88 141
Median daily rate £365 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 7
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £34.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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 -6 1 - -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing

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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP