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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 May 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 63 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 +30
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 6 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 0.63% 0.091%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 2.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £525 £354 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £400
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +31.25% +1.27%
75th Percentile £575 £538 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £495 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +16.47% +3.03% +3.13%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 373 276 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.23% 29.18% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 201 220
10th Percentile £313 £213 £279
25th Percentile £360 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £415 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £475
90th Percentile £569 £500 £520
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 7
10th Percentile £18.92 £15.28 £27.60
25th Percentile £20.25 £21.38 £35.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +1.45% -27.37% +31.94%
75th Percentile - £47.50 £49.13
90th Percentile - - £51.70
England median hourly rate £50.81 £41.66 £43.75
% change year-on-year +21.96% -4.78% -1.69%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the East Midlands

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VBA in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for VBA in the East Midlands

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VBA in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for VBA in the East Midlands

VBA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire - 1 £550 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile
1 1 (50.00%) Behavioural Change
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware