The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 130 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 1.69% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 5.31% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 33
Median daily rate £375 £355 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.14%
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
UK

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
1060 960 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.61% 31.84% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 497 642
Median daily rate £350 £363 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 17
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 11 £405 -10.00% 4
Renfrewshire -35 4 £275 -
Glasgow -18 3 £319 -1.92% 1
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VBA.

1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
3 14 (34.15%) MS Access
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 13 (31.71%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
5 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (21.95%) C#
6 9 (21.95%) Windows
6 9 (21.95%) RAD
6 9 (21.95%) Banking
7 8 (19.51%) Solaris
7 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (19.51%) Web Services
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) VB
8 7 (17.07%) Perl
8 7 (17.07%) Unix
8 7 (17.07%) Ruby
8 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
8 7 (17.07%) Hedge funds
9 6 (14.63%) OAuth
9 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
9 6 (14.63%) TADDM
9 6 (14.63%) PKI
9 6 (14.63%) Release Management
9 6 (14.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (14.63%) Veritas File System

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.88%) SAS
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MS Access
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.44%) Power BI
7 1 (2.44%) QlikView
7 1 (2.44%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) International Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.20%) VBA Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Excel Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Access Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Access VBA Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Excel VBA Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) OAuth
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.32%) XML
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 2 (4.88%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) D3.js
6 1 (2.44%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Hedge funds
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
2 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.63%) PKI
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Solaris
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (21.95%) RAD
3 6 (14.63%) Identity Management
3 6 (14.63%) Release Management
4 5 (12.20%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Data Management
5 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.76%) ETL
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) SDLC
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Perl
4 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
4 7 (17.07%) Ruby
4 7 (17.07%) VB
5 6 (14.63%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.76%) VB6
8 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.88%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (14.63%) Veritas File System
1 6 (14.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Nagios
1 6 (14.63%) TADDM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Veritas
3 4 (9.76%) ILOG
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Sybase
6 1 (2.44%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Perforce
6 1 (2.44%) Telerik
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