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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 51 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 2.06% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 6.03% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate £325 £350 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +105.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.00%
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
204 116 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.88% 34.12% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 71 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle