The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing VBA 22 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.80% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 1.97% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £167 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £286 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
VBA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
824 916 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.78% 40.46% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 544 432
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% +22.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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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
West Yorkshire -1 15 £325 +30.00% 6
South Yorkshire +6 7 £350 +55.55%
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
East Yorkshire - - - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (79.07%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
3 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
5 17 (39.53%) Finance
6 15 (34.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
9 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (23.26%) .NET
11 9 (20.93%) MS Access
11 9 (20.93%) Web Development
12 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.28%) jQuery
13 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (13.95%) Reverse Engineering
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle
14 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
14 6 (13.95%) NHS
15 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (11.63%) Degree
15 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
16 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
16 4 (9.30%) SAS
16 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (9.30%) MS Office
17 3 (6.98%) VB
17 3 (6.98%) XML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (9.30%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) SPSS
3 1 (2.33%) Stata
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) GPRS
1 1 (2.33%) 3G
1 1 (2.33%) 2G
1 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.33%) RNC
1 1 (2.33%) HSPA
1 1 (2.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (34.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (20.93%) MS Access
5 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.98%) FileMaker
7 3 (6.98%) QlikView
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.33%) OLAP
9 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.33%) Big Data
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
2 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Excel Developer
4 4 (9.30%) MI Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) VBA Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) jQuery
2 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (2.33%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) WPF
5 1 (2.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) NHS
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.93%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) ETL
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) ERP
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) VB
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (2.33%) Actix