The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 67 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing VBA 64 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.33% 1.43% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 4.46% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 25
Average daily rate
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£339 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £365 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £23.48
% change year-on-year
+62.85% -25.46%
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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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1097 785 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.89% 32.05% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 385 374
Average daily rate £350 £352 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.42% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 37 £338 +12.50% 2
Edinburgh -2 18 £350 +7.69%
Aberdeen - 1 £325 -
VBA
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VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (52.63%) SQL
1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 39 (34.21%) Banking
3 38 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
5 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.05%) MS Office
6 24 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (18.42%) Oracle
9 18 (15.79%) C#
10 17 (14.91%) Java
11 16 (14.04%) PL/SQL
11 16 (14.04%) .NET
11 16 (14.04%) SAS
11 16 (14.04%) Data Analysis
11 16 (14.04%) Investment Banking
12 15 (13.16%) Migration
13 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.53%) VB
14 12 (10.53%) HTML
14 12 (10.53%) XML
14 12 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (9.65%) Analytics
15 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
15 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (9.65%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
15 11 (9.65%) XSL
15 11 (9.65%) EJB

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (14.04%) SAS
2 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.02%) CMS
4 7 (6.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.63%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.05%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.63%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (2.63%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.88%) Endur
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) FINCAD Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.65%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (5.26%) MS Access
7 6 (5.26%) QlikView
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) PVCS
2 1 (0.88%) Toad
2 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.88%) MSTest
2 1 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 39 (34.21%) Banking
3 16 (14.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Front Office
5 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (47.37%) Developer
2 52 (45.61%) Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Data Analyst
4 13 (11.40%) SQL Developer
5 11 (9.65%) VBA Developer
6 9 (7.89%) MI Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Report Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Fraud Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.51%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (2.63%) MI Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.04%) .NET
2 12 (10.53%) HTML
2 12 (10.53%) XML
3 11 (9.65%) XSL
3 11 (9.65%) DHTML
3 11 (9.65%) EJB
3 11 (9.65%) CSS
3 11 (9.65%) JSP
3 11 (9.65%) Servlets
3 11 (9.65%) Web Services
3 11 (9.65%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.63%) Visualforce
5 2 (1.75%) EDI
6 1 (0.88%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (0.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.39%) Statistics
4 2 (1.75%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.88%) Equities
5 1 (0.88%) Derivative
5 1 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.04%) Data Analysis
2 15 (13.16%) Migration
3 12 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (9.65%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (9.65%) Analytics
4 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
5 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.77%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.02%) Wealth Management
6 8 (7.02%) Project Management
6 8 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (6.14%) Quality Management
8 6 (5.26%) Workflow
8 6 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.39%) Benchmarking
9 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.39%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 60 (52.63%) SQL
2 18 (15.79%) C#
3 17 (14.91%) Java
4 16 (14.04%) PL/SQL
5 12 (10.53%) VB
6 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.51%) VB6
8 3 (2.63%) C++
8 3 (2.63%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.88%) VBScript
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.77%) Degree
3 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.39%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (2.63%) MOS
6 2 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) XenApp
1 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.42%) Oracle
3 11 (9.65%) Sybase
4 8 (7.02%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.39%) HP
5 5 (4.39%) Citrix
6 4 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.51%) TSYS
6 4 (3.51%) Nintex
7 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.75%) Teradata
9 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.88%) OpenLink
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Rate: £360.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago