The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 99 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 1.56% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £290 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £405 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
755 642 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.68% 40.13% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 471 291
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (44.44%) SQL
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) SAS
3 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 4 (22.22%) Legal
4 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) CCA
4 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) VBScript
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Data Mining

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) SPSS
4 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 4 (22.22%) Gatling
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) JMeter
1 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 4 (22.22%) The Grinder
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 4 (22.22%) VisualVM
1 4 (22.22%) YourKit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) VBA Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Planning Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
5 2 (11.11%) Economics
5 2 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Contingency Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Data Management
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Conjoint Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
2 4 (22.22%) Scala
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (11.11%) R
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCA
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) AppDynamics
1 4 (22.22%) Dynatrace
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) New Relic
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) Netezza
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau