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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 108 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing VBA 33 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.05% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 2.50% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 13
Average daily rate
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£299 £253 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.41% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £178 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £290 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £19.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+30.49% -18.08%
VBA
England

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
1213 1081 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.76% 42.14% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 734 366
Average daily rate £340 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 31
Average hourly rate £39.00 £29.00 £16.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% +76.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £14.80 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 0 29 £311 +11.16% 3
South Yorkshire -7 4 £270 +53.98%
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 45 (78.95%) SQL
2 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
3 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
3 22 (38.60%) Finance
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (19.30%) SAS
8 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
9 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 9 (15.79%) .NET
10 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (15.79%) Banking
11 8 (14.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
12 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (12.28%) Web Development
12 7 (12.28%) jQuery
13 6 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (10.53%) Workflow
13 6 (10.53%) MS Access
13 6 (10.53%) OLAP
13 6 (10.53%) MS Office
13 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (8.77%) Relational Database

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 11 (19.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) GPRS
1 3 (5.26%) 2G
1 3 (5.26%) 3G
1 3 (5.26%) HSPA
2 2 (3.51%) LTE
2 2 (3.51%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.75%) 4G
3 1 (1.75%) GSM
3 1 (1.75%) UMTS
3 1 (1.75%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (14.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (10.53%) MS Access
8 6 (10.53%) OLAP
8 6 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
11 3 (5.26%) QlikView
12 1 (1.75%) Big Data
12 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.75%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 3 (5.26%) Back Office
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Excel Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) VBA Developer
5 4 (7.02%) MI Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) MI Developer
6 3 (5.26%) SAS Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.75%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.75%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (12.28%) jQuery
3 3 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.75%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (1.75%) WCF
5 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) NHS
3 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Economics
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
2 7 (12.28%) Web Development
3 6 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (10.53%) Workflow
4 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.77%) ERD
5 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.02%) Analytics
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) ETL
6 3 (5.26%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.51%) Data Management
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (78.95%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) PL/1
6 2 (3.51%) C#
7 1 (1.75%) R
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.51%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Teradata
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Mapinfo
5 2 (3.51%) Amdocs
5 2 (3.51%) Tableau
5 2 (3.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (3.51%) Actix
6 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.75%) Unisys
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee
6 1 (1.75%) Capita
Hull, North Humberside
Eden Lea UK Limited
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