The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.61% 1.35% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 3.98% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £195 £125 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -73.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -25.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 226 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.47% 33.88% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 136 191
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £203 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) J2SE
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Excel Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VBA Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Access Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) J2SE
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sybase
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) ILOG