The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 118 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Contract jobs citing VBA 28 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 2.27% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 17
Median daily rate £365 £295 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.72% -37.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -33.33%
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
1323 1143 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.86% 38.77% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 778 502
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 24
Median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +88.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 £30.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 13 £400 +37.93% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £340 -
North Yorkshire -2 3 £425 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 40 (66.67%) SQL
2 36 (60.00%) Finance
3 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (35.00%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (35.00%) C#
5 21 (35.00%) MVC
5 21 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
7 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
8 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (23.33%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (23.33%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (21.67%) MS Access
11 11 (18.33%) Entity Framework
11 11 (18.33%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (16.67%) Database Tuning
12 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (15.00%) Validation
13 9 (15.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 8 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
14 8 (13.33%) .NET
14 8 (13.33%) Visualisation

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) SPSS
4 1 (1.67%) MS Project
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (21.67%) MS Access
6 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.67%) OLAP
9 1 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.67%) Power BI
9 1 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.67%) Gatling
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) JMeter
2 4 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.67%) The Grinder
2 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) VisualVM
2 4 (6.67%) YourKit
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Back Office
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.33%) VBA Developer
5 7 (11.67%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Excel Developer
7 5 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Database Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) jQuery
1 21 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 14 (23.33%) Unity DI Container
3 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 11 (18.33%) Entity Framework
3 11 (18.33%) Razor View Engine
4 8 (13.33%) .NET
4 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.67%) ADO
5 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.67%) DAO
5 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.67%) Spring
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
6 3 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.33%) Economics
7 2 (3.33%) Physics
7 2 (3.33%) Statistics
8 1 (1.67%) Equities
8 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) MVC
2 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 9 (15.00%) Validation
4 8 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 8 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (13.33%) Web Development
5 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (6.67%) Data Management
7 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) C#
3 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) VB
6 4 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (6.67%) Java
6 4 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) Scala
6 4 (6.67%) VBScript
7 2 (3.33%) R
8 1 (1.67%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) CCA
3 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 4 (6.67%) Dynatrace
2 4 (6.67%) IBM
2 4 (6.67%) New Relic
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Cognos
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.67%) Netezza
4 1 (1.67%) Tableau