Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 153 92
Rank change year-on-year +67 -61 -25
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.81% 0.044% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 0.11% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £488 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +57.26% -16.78%
10th Percentile £219 £469 £301
90th Percentile £438 £506 £315
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £488 £310
% change year-on-year -33.33% +57.26% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £19.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £19.50

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 295 903 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.22% 39.92% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 651 344
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -14.63% +14.69%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £275
90th Percentile £550 £513 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 33 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.33
90th Percentile £48.05 £41.80 £42.58
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.00
% change year-on-year +30.15% +20.94% -1.82%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (28.57%) Runbook
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) CSS

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PMO
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Runbook
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet