Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 83 60
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 -12
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.27% 0.28% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.86% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Coventry median daily rate £238 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.22% +80.00% -6.54%
10th Percentile £219 £450 £129
90th Percentile £256 £450 £338
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £390 £387
% change year-on-year -16.67% +0.84% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Coventry median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.08% -21.21% -48.59%
10th Percentile £21.25 £11.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £23.75 £14.50 £17.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +73.08% -13.33% -25.93%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 239 347 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.78% 32.67% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 261 158
Coventry median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +19.23% -
10th Percentile £267 £295 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -17.95% -32.03%
10th Percentile £20.00 £11.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £29.13 £28.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £27.08
% change year-on-year +28.87% -10.45% +23.09%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Coventry

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBA in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Coventry

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau