The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 65 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 23 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 2.69% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 7.38% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £228 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.85%
VBA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
447 461 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.85% 36.50% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 297 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 37 (69.81%) Finance
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Banking
3 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
4 13 (24.53%) RAD
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.09%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) SAS
7 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
7 7 (13.21%) MS Office
7 7 (13.21%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (13.21%) Risk Analytics
7 7 (13.21%) Teradata
7 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) Retail
7 7 (13.21%) Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) Credit Risk
8 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
9 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) LAN
9 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
10 4 (7.55%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
10 4 (7.55%) .NET
10 4 (7.55%) Release Management
10 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
General
1 37 (69.81%) Finance
2 30 (56.60%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Marketing
4 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Analyst
2 21 (39.62%) Developer
3 9 (16.98%) VBA Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Risk Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Data Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Excel Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Junior
6 5 (9.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) LAN Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Support
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Credit Risk
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) RAD
2 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) Risk Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.55%) Release Management
6 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.66%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.77%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (3.77%) Data Management
8 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL
8 2 (3.77%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Teradata
3 3 (5.66%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
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