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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 97 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing VBA 26 28 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.23% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 3.05% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 30
Average daily rate
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£278 £263 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £186 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £369 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.12% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.34 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.20% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +38.23%
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
939 918 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.16% 40.46% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 534 489
Average daily rate £330 £300 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 26
Average hourly rate £32.75 £21.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.32% +6.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £13.65 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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
South Yorkshire +8 13 £280 - 2
West Yorkshire -20 12 £278 +5.71% 6
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 38 (84.44%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 21 (46.67%) Finance
4 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 18 (40.00%) MS Access
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (31.11%) ETL
7 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (24.44%) Business Objects
9 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (20.00%) .NET
9 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
11 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.33%) Banking
12 6 (13.33%) Web Development
12 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Oracle
12 6 (13.33%) NHS
13 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 5 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
13 5 (11.11%) Xcelsius
13 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) SPSS
4 1 (2.22%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) GPRS
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) 2G
1 1 (2.22%) RNC
1 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.22%) HSPA
1 1 (2.22%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) MS Access
3 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.11%) Xcelsius
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) FileMaker
7 3 (6.67%) QlikView
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.22%) DTS
9 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Developer
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Commercial Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) MI Developer
6 2 (4.44%) VBA Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Database Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (8.89%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) NHS
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ETL
2 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.33%) Web Development
3 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Release Management
7 2 (4.44%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) VB
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Business Objects
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.22%) Actix
4 1 (2.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £400.00 per day all inclusive
Posted: 20 days ago