The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 47 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.25% 3.51% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 13.68% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +24.35%
VBA
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 95 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.40% 25.68% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 38 102
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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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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
Crawley - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL