The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 36 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.38% 2.99% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £250 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £328 £309
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
VBA
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 74 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.95% 36.82% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 112
Median daily rate £438 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £250 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VBA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL