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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 46 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing VBA 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.41% 0.20% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 0.49% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £343 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -7.31%

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
184 205 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.19% 40.04% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 148 79
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £21.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -46.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Sheffield - 5 £348 -
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (54.55%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) MS Access
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) ADO
6 3 (27.27%) ActiveX
6 3 (27.27%) VB
6 3 (27.27%) DAO
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) Database Theory
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
1 6 (54.55%) Razor View Engine
1 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (27.27%) ActiveX
2 3 (27.27%) ADO
2 3 (27.27%) DAO
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Database Theory
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress