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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 102 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Contract jobs citing VBA 20 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.87% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 3.28% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +32.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £327 £311
% change year-on-year
-0.47% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £122.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.12 £28.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.35% +62.85%
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
912 548 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.86% 32.20% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 335 311
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 35
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Leeds -17 11 £375 +36.36% 9
Bradford -8 4 £288 +4.54%
Halifax -8 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £245 -
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) SAS
3 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 10 (22.73%) VB
4 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (18.18%) MS Access
6 8 (18.18%) Banking
7 7 (15.91%) Retail
7 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) .NET
7 7 (15.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (13.64%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (13.64%) OLAP
8 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.64%) Workflow
9 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
9 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 5 (11.36%) SDLC
9 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) ERD
9 5 (11.36%) Teradata

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 14 (31.82%) SAS
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) 3G
1 4 (9.09%) 2G
1 4 (9.09%) 4G
2 3 (6.82%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (6.82%) GSM
2 3 (6.82%) UMTS
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) HSPA
4 1 (2.27%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (18.18%) MS Access
5 7 (15.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (13.64%) OLAP
6 6 (13.64%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (2.27%) Base SAS
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Toad
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Retail
4 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.82%) Legal
5 3 (6.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 18 (40.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) SAS Developer
4 4 (9.09%) MI Developer
5 3 (6.82%) MI Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Business Objects Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Business Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (6.82%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Excel Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) NHS Information Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) SAS Architect
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Radio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Statistics
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Workflow
1 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (11.36%) ERD
2 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
2 5 (11.36%) SDLC
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.82%) Validation
4 3 (6.82%) Data Management
4 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.55%) ETL
5 2 (4.55%) Coaching
5 2 (4.55%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (4.55%) Analytics
5 2 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (4.55%) Regression Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) VB
3 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Teradata
3 3 (6.82%) Netezza
4 1 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Nintex
4 1 (2.27%) Telerik
4 1 (2.27%) Capita
4 1 (2.27%) Unisys
4 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.27%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee
4 1 (2.27%) Amdocs
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