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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 95 100 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 1.16% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £388 £375 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £291 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £122.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +95.12%
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
680 691 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.45% 43.05% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 488 206
Median daily rate £413 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) VBScript
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) JMeter
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 4 (30.77%) CoffeeScript
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) New Relic
2 4 (30.77%) VisualVM
2 4 (30.77%) YourKit
2 4 (30.77%) AppDynamics
2 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
2 4 (30.77%) Gatling

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 3 (23.08%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) 2G
1 1 (7.69%) 3G
1 1 (7.69%) 4G
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (7.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Gatling
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) JMeter
1 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
1 4 (30.77%) The Grinder
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) VisualVM
1 4 (30.77%) YourKit
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tester
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) ETL Development
2 1 (7.69%) KYC
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) CoffeeScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) AppDynamics
1 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) New Relic
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Netezza
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) SAP