The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 32 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.18% 4.83% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 12.38% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.77 £24.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.10% +38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
VBA
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 23.89% 39.03% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 44
Average daily rate £325 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 4
Average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £22.38 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwick -4 2 £225 -39.18% 3
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) MS Access
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Statistics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) MI Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects