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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 46 30
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16  
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.62% 0.24% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 0.72% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Coventry median daily rate £325 - £310
10th Percentile £307 - £204
90th Percentile £348 - £338
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Coventry median hourly rate - - £16.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 - £17.32

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 64 138 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 25.91% 33.41% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 165 206
Coventry median daily rate £369 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.59% +27.50%  
10th Percentile £281 £283 £225
90th Percentile £588 £475 £413
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 21
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -26.31%  
West Midlands median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £24.88
% change year-on-year +52.00% +0.50%  

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 29 June 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) HOOD
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) HOOD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP