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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 69 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing VBA 59 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.96% 1.34% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 3.43% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.81 £22.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -41.13%
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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
957 1051 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.74% 39.13% 42.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 608 519
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 21
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £17.70 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £37.10 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +3 31 £404 +7.66% 2
Glasgow +13 24 £290 +28.88% 2
Stirling -1 3 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 53 (53.00%) SQL
2 46 (46.00%) Finance
3 45 (45.00%) MS Excel
4 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (27.00%) Banking
6 25 (25.00%) .NET
7 22 (22.00%) HTML
7 22 (22.00%) MS Access
8 21 (21.00%) CSS
8 21 (21.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 19 (19.00%) SharePoint
11 18 (18.00%) C#
12 14 (14.00%) Project Management
12 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
13 12 (12.00%) Java
13 12 (12.00%) Oracle
13 12 (12.00%) RAD
13 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
14 11 (11.00%) VB.NET
14 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 10 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 10 (10.00%) Sybase
15 10 (10.00%) DHTML
15 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 19 (19.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (5.00%) SAS
4 5 (5.00%) MS Project Server
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.00%) MS Project
4 2 (2.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
1 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.00%) MS Access
3 21 (21.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.00%) QlikView
7 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.00%) MySQL
10 1 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.00%) Redmine
2 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.00%) MSI
3 1 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 46 (46.00%) Finance
2 27 (27.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (58.00%) Developer
2 24 (24.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Excel Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Access Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Data Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (6.00%) VBA Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) LAN Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.00%) VB Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Business Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) .NET
2 22 (22.00%) HTML
3 21 (21.00%) CSS
4 10 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (10.00%) DHTML
4 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (10.00%) EJB
4 10 (10.00%) JSP
4 10 (10.00%) Servlets
4 10 (10.00%) Web Services
4 10 (10.00%) XML
4 10 (10.00%) XSL
4 10 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.00%) WinForms
8 1 (1.00%) Ajax
8 1 (1.00%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) NetWare
2 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Project Management
2 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (12.00%) RAD
2 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.00%) Wealth Management
4 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.00%) Release Management
5 8 (8.00%) Analytics
5 8 (8.00%) MVC
6 7 (7.00%) Asset Management
6 7 (7.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (6.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.00%) Risk Analytics
8 5 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (5.00%) Investment Management
8 5 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.00%) SQL
2 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.00%) C#
4 12 (12.00%) Java
5 11 (11.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.00%) VB
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.00%) VBScript
9 1 (1.00%) VB6
9 1 (1.00%) PHP5
9 1 (1.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) CRISC
2 4 (4.00%) CISA
2 4 (4.00%) CISM
3 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) COBIT
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) Sybase
4 8 (8.00%) Lotus
5 5 (5.00%) Teradata
6 2 (2.00%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee
7 1 (1.00%) SAP
7 1 (1.00%) VMware
7 1 (1.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.00%) Lumension
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Posted: 23 days ago