The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 92 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.38% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 0.97% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate
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£343 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £320 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £28.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.67%
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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
642 413 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.15% 38.82% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 291 217
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £234 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -62.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.88 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) SAS
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) OLAP
5 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Workflow
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
6 5 (17.86%) ERD
6 5 (17.86%) Teradata
6 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) VB
7 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (14.29%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 4 (14.29%) Retail
7 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Netezza
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) SAS
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
1 2 (7.14%) 3G
1 2 (7.14%) 2G
1 2 (7.14%) HSPA
1 2 (7.14%) GPRS
2 1 (3.57%) GSM
2 1 (3.57%) UMTS
2 1 (3.57%) LTE
2 1 (3.57%) 4G
2 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (21.43%) OLAP
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) MS Access
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VBA Developer
5 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modeller
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
1 6 (21.43%) Workflow
2 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) ERD
2 5 (17.86%) SDLC
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Research
6 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) Netcool
2 1 (3.57%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Teradata
2 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Netezza
3 2 (7.14%) Mapinfo
3 2 (7.14%) Amdocs
4 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.57%) Actix
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Nintex
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle