The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 92 98 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 17 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.81% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 2.24% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 30
Average daily rate
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£463 £325 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £369 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -20.00%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
849 758 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.13% 36.10% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 406 608
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 28
Average hourly rate £23.25 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBA
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
West Yorkshire +15 17 £475 +35.71% 12
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
3 24 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 15 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 15 (33.33%) .NET
5 15 (33.33%) Finance
5 15 (33.33%) WinForms
6 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
6 13 (28.89%) MS Access
7 12 (26.67%) ETL
8 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
9 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (15.56%) MS Office
11 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (15.56%) Intranet
12 6 (13.33%) Windows
12 6 (13.33%) C#
12 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (11.11%) Xcelsius
13 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
14 4 (8.89%) Microsoft

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (28.89%) MS Access
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
6 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (11.11%) Xcelsius
7 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.22%) DTS
9 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Analyst
3 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 13 (28.89%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) MI Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) MI Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Excel Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) VBA Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Developer Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
1 15 (33.33%) WinForms
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ETL
2 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Data Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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