The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 89 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 11 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 1.74% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 4.50% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 9
Median daily rate £350 £320 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +15.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.52%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
657 844 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.91% 38.57% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 551 420
Median daily rate £401 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £546 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leeds +3 9 £350 +8.52% 4
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) MS Access
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
4 7 (36.84%) VB
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) ActiveX
6 5 (26.32%) ADO
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Database Theory
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (26.32%) DAO
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) SAS
7 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (21.05%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) ETL
8 3 (15.79%) Data Management
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
9 2 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
9 2 (10.53%) Business Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) PowerShell

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 2G
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
1 1 (5.26%) 4G
1 1 (5.26%) GSM
1 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MS Access
2 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Business Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Access VBA Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) ActiveX
2 5 (26.32%) ADO
2 5 (26.32%) DAO
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
2 5 (26.32%) Database Theory
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) KYC
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCA
1 2 (10.53%) MCAD
1 2 (10.53%) MCSD
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Alterian
3 2 (10.53%) Netezza
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia