The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 47 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% - 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% - 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
VBA
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 88 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.51% 20.71% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 53 54
Average daily rate £368 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) MS Access
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XHTML
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MS Access
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) VBA Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) SAP