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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 26 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 14 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.15% 0.66% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.84% 1.87% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
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£350 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £61.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +34.72%
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
109 107 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.34% 35.43% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 84
Average daily rate £350 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 £29.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +22.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 +5 8 £325 -
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Back Office
9 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) Release Management
9 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
9 2 (12.50%) Banking
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Change Management
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (6.25%) Stata
10 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 1 (6.25%) SPSS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Stata
2 1 (6.25%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Back Office
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Excel Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) jQuery
1 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects