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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 78 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing VBA 37 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.82% 0.96% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.64% 2.63% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 14
Average daily rate £308 £310 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £254 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.63 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.92%
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
798 646 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.25% 36.58% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 447 405
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
Leeds -1 19 £335 +3.07% 4
Bradford +17 11 £320 +10.34%
Bingley - 3 £270 -
Castleford - 2 - -
VBA
Yorkshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (68.66%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) MS Excel
3 25 (37.31%) MS Access
4 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
7 14 (20.90%) Oracle
7 14 (20.90%) VB
8 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (16.42%) ETL
9 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (14.93%) NHS
10 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (13.43%) SAS
12 8 (11.94%) XML
12 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
12 8 (11.94%) Data Quality
13 7 (10.45%) VBScript
13 7 (10.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (8.96%) Spring
14 6 (8.96%) Maven
14 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
14 6 (8.96%) QA
14 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
14 6 (8.96%) Scala
14 6 (8.96%) Data Mart

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (13.43%) SAS
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (43.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) 2G
1 4 (5.97%) 3G
1 4 (5.97%) 4G
1 4 (5.97%) GSM
1 4 (5.97%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (5.97%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) MS Access
2 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (8.96%) Data Mart
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
6 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (5.97%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.97%) GIS
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.48%) Base SAS
9 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Cucumber
1 6 (8.96%) Gatling
1 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.96%) JIRA
1 6 (8.96%) JMeter
1 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
1 6 (8.96%) Maven
1 6 (8.96%) SilkPerformer
1 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
1 6 (8.96%) The Grinder
1 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
1 6 (8.96%) VisualVM
1 6 (8.96%) YourKit
2 1 (1.49%) ERwin
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Analyst
2 23 (34.33%) Data Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Excel Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) VBA Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Test Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Test Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) QA Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Data Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) XML
2 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.96%) Spring
3 5 (7.46%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) NHS
3 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Data Extraction
4 4 (5.97%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Migration
2 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (16.42%) ETL
4 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Change Management
6 6 (8.96%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL
7 5 (7.46%) Release Management
8 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) SDLC
9 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) TDD
11 1 (1.49%) Data Entry
11 1 (1.49%) System Integration Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) VB
3 7 (10.45%) VBScript
4 6 (8.96%) C#
4 6 (8.96%) CoffeeScript
4 6 (8.96%) Java
4 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.96%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) Ruby
4 6 (8.96%) Scala
5 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.96%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) AppDynamics
3 6 (8.96%) Dynatrace
3 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 6 (8.96%) New Relic
4 4 (5.97%) Cognos
5 2 (2.99%) Capita
6 1 (1.49%) CA
6 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.49%) Nokia
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
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