The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 82 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.44% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 1.18% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £311 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £370 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-10.86% -5.15%
VBA
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
479 509 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.17% 37.45% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 268 236
Average daily rate £350 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £11.25 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 1 £320 -
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 2
Guildford - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) MS Access
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Maximo
5 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Maximo
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (20.00%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) LODESTAR Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Ajax
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle