The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 67 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.52% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£188 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £22.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -41.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
339 294 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.08% 39.46% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 199 95
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +54.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £25.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
South Wales +2 2 £188 -48.63% 2
West Wales - 1 - - 1
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VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) CRM
3 7 (50.00%) Sage
3 7 (50.00%) Sage CRM
4 5 (35.71%) MS Access
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) Statistics
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
8 1 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
8 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Banking
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Finance

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) MI Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) MI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Sage
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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