The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 50 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.04% 0.85% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 2.07% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£240 £200 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £22.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -41.13%
VBA
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
196 145 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.75% 41.08% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 91 65
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £211 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.75 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.82% -11.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Sheffield -6 4 £270 +53.98%
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) MI Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft