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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 69 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.42% 2.73% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 8.14% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 3
Median daily rate £319 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £378 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
VBA
Scotland

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
343 295 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.24% 33.56% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 144 198
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (16.67%) Basel III
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe

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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VBA Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Basel III
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce