The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire 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 56 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing VBA 13 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.83% 2.37% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 7.38% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 7
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £350 £585
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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 149 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 36.38% 32.11% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 96 129
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.13 £16.44 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VBA
South West

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wiltshire 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 11 £315 -3.07% 1
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (93.33%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
6 6 (40.00%) MS Access
7 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) Basel III
7 5 (33.33%) FINREP
8 4 (26.67%) Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) COREP
8 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) CRD IV
8 4 (26.67%) MDX
8 4 (26.67%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (26.67%) ACCA
8 4 (26.67%) CIMA
8 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
8 4 (26.67%) SAP
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) MS Access
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (13.33%) OLAP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Report Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) MDX
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ACCA
1 4 (26.67%) CIMA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Basel III
1 5 (33.33%) FINREP
2 4 (26.67%) COREP
2 4 (26.67%) CRD IV
3 2 (13.33%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft