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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 94 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 11 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 1.01% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.25% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Median daily rate £313 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £229 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £448 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £328 £309
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
756 623 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.77% 45.11% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 457 425
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 £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £482 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +55.55%
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 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) VB
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (21.43%) New Relic
7 6 (21.43%) VisualVM
7 6 (21.43%) YourKit
7 6 (21.43%) Dynatrace
7 6 (21.43%) Gatling
7 6 (21.43%) The Grinder
7 6 (21.43%) JMeter
7 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 6 (21.43%) SAS
7 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) VBScript
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) IBM
7 6 (21.43%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) Maven

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 6 (21.43%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) SPSS
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.57%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) OLAP
7 1 (3.57%) Power BI
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 6 (21.43%) Gatling
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
1 6 (21.43%) JMeter
1 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
1 6 (21.43%) Maven
1 6 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
1 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
1 6 (21.43%) The Grinder
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 6 (21.43%) VisualVM
1 6 (21.43%) YourKit
2 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Back Office
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 6 (21.43%) Spring
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
5 2 (7.14%) Economics
5 2 (7.14%) Physics
5 2 (7.14%) Statistics
6 1 (3.57%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Release Management
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Data Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) VB
3 6 (21.43%) CoffeeScript
3 6 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) Ruby
3 6 (21.43%) Scala
3 6 (21.43%) VBScript
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) R
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
3 6 (21.43%) Dynatrace
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) New Relic
4 2 (7.14%) Capita
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) Netezza
5 1 (3.57%) Tableau