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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 81 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing VBA 9 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 1.14% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 2.79% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 5
Median daily rate £350 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% -12.74%
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
557 645 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.60% 40.82% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 432 324
Median daily rate £420 £411 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 2 December 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 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VB
2 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) ActiveX
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) DAO
4 5 (33.33%) ADO
4 5 (33.33%) MS Access
4 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (33.33%) Database Theory
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) KYC
7 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) Tandem
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Netezza
7 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Legal

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 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
1 1 (6.67%) GSM
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) ActiveX
2 5 (33.33%) ADO
2 5 (33.33%) DAO
3 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Tandem
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Database Theory
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) KYC
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) VB
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Netezza
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia