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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 106 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 35 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.22% 0.71% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 1.74% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 11
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£290 £281 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.11% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £502 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -25.67%
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
1115 918 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.99% 40.48% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 557 402
Average daily rate £325 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -5 28 £300 -7.69% 7
South Yorkshire -9 2 £240 +20.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
VBA
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VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
3 18 (29.51%) Finance
4 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
5 14 (22.95%) SAS
6 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (19.67%) Retail
6 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (16.39%) Banking
9 9 (14.75%) MS Access
9 9 (14.75%) VB
10 8 (13.11%) .NET
10 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
10 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
11 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
11 7 (11.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (9.84%) OLAP
12 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.84%) Workflow
12 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
12 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.84%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (8.20%) Data Management
13 5 (8.20%) SDLC
13 5 (8.20%) Migration
13 5 (8.20%) Teradata

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (22.95%) SAS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
1 2 (3.28%) 3G
1 2 (3.28%) 2G
1 2 (3.28%) HSPA
1 2 (3.28%) GPRS
2 1 (1.64%) GSM
2 1 (1.64%) UMTS
2 1 (1.64%) LTE
2 1 (1.64%) 4G
2 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.75%) MS Access
4 7 (11.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.84%) OLAP
5 6 (9.84%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.28%) QlikView
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.64%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (4.92%) Toad
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Retail
3 10 (16.39%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Legal
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
1 28 (45.90%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Data Analyst
3 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) MI Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) MI Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead Business Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) VBA Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Excel Developer
5 4 (6.56%) SAS Developer
6 3 (4.92%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Business Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (4.92%) Programmer
6 3 (4.92%) Commercial Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Business Objects Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Information Analyst
8 1 (1.64%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) NHS
3 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.64%) Economics
4 1 (1.64%) Statistics
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (9.84%) Workflow
3 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.20%) Data Management
4 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.20%) ERD
4 5 (8.20%) Migration
4 5 (8.20%) SDLC
5 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.92%) Analytics
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Validation
6 2 (3.28%) ETL
6 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.28%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (3.28%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.28%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) VB
3 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.56%) PL/1
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.64%) Netcool
2 1 (1.64%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Teradata
3 2 (3.28%) Mapinfo
3 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.28%) Netezza
3 2 (3.28%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.64%) Actix
4 1 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.64%) Tableau
4 1 (1.64%) Nintex
4 1 (1.64%) Unisys
4 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.64%) McAfee
4 1 (1.64%) Telerik
4 1 (1.64%) Capita
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