The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 48 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% - 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Median daily rate £240 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.31 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -22.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 220 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.91% 43.48% 49.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 174 188
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £256 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.63 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.70 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VBA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff - 3 £240 - 1
VBA
Wales

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago