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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 48 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.83% 1.02% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 2.54% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Average daily rate £400 £240 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +27.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
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
235 197 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.04% 40.29% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 130 87
Average daily rate £390 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £28.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 9 £400 +48.01%
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (90.91%) MVC
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (90.91%) Database Tuning
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2014
1 10 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (9.09%) ADO
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2014
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Developer
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (36.36%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (36.36%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Developer
5 3 (27.27%) VBA Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Database Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (18.18%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Access Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Access VBA Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (9.09%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Database Tuning
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle