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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 1.14% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 3.47% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £500 £250 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -47.08%
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 £42.48 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -12.34%

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
263 202 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.05% 32.95% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 110 187
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 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 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 1 (12.50%) Basel III
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Excel Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VBA Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Access Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Excel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel III
1 1 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ILOG
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase