The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 23 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.21% 0.81% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 2.27% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £320 £188 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.66% -25.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.12 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +12.89%
VBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 88 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 39.71% 35.77% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 41
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.25 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -50.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Bradford region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VBA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for VBA.

1 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 14 (100.00%) MS Access
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) NHS
6 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) DAO
8 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.14%) ADO
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MS Access
2 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Data Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) NHS Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ADO
1 1 (7.14%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft