The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 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 West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 41 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.54% 1.37% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 4.96% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £323 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +4.44%
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 121 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.25% 27.63% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 117
Average daily rate £300 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £44.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VBA
South East

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VBA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Haywards Heath - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Data Mining
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) Business Objects
2 10 (76.92%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Capita
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Ingres
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Local Government

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (76.92%) Data Mining
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Business Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Development Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XHTML
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Business Objects
3 2 (15.38%) Capita