The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warwickshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 37 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.64% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 4.84% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £325 £330 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +14.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +4.44%
Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 62 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 31.51% 27.31% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 33
Average daily rate £315 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £231 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% +2.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Agresso
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) MS Access
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Sybase
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) Extranet
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Perl

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) VBA Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Excel Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Excel Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
1 1 (6.25%) OOP
1 1 (6.25%) OO
1 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
1 1 (6.25%) Project Management
1 1 (6.25%) Validation
1 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sybase
1 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Google