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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 100 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.98% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 2.40% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 3
Median daily rate £290 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £228 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £445 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
744 624 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.20% 40.84% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 460 378
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 £318 £287 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
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 28 June 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 June 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) VB
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) SAS
6 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) JMeter
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) Data Management
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.67%) CCA
7 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 4 (16.67%) VB.NET

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 (20.83%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.33%) SPSS
4 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) Gatling
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) JMeter
1 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
1 4 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (16.67%) The Grinder
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.67%) VisualVM
1 4 (16.67%) YourKit
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (8.33%) Economics
5 2 (8.33%) Physics
5 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) Release Management
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Conjoint Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VB
3 4 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) Scala
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.67%) VBScript
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCA
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 4 (16.67%) Dynatrace
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) New Relic
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) Netezza
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau