Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 July 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.25% 0.70% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 2.34% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.67% +7.14%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £146 £465 £280
% change year-on-year -68.55% +66.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £22.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 509 427 537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 32.34% 29.78% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 218 304
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £245
90th Percentile £525 £488 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £25.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.39% +28.37%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +32.53% +38.33% +50.00%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Milton Keynes

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Milton Keynes

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
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