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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 108 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing VBA 32 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 0.68% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 1.58% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 9
Average daily rate
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£285 £240 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £179 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £297 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £293
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -40.47%
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
1216 1075 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.18% 42.69% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 721 365
Average daily rate £344 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +96.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.71 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 25 £291 +4.48% 4
South Yorkshire -8 4 £240 +20.00%
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (76.36%) SQL
2 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 16 (29.09%) Finance
5 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.00%) SAS
9 10 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (14.55%) Retail
10 8 (14.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (12.73%) Banking
11 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
11 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.91%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
12 6 (10.91%) OLAP
13 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
13 5 (9.09%) ERD
13 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (9.09%) Teradata
13 5 (9.09%) Workflow
13 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
13 5 (9.09%) MS Office
13 5 (9.09%) .NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (20.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) GPRS
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
1 2 (3.64%) 3G
1 2 (3.64%) 2G
1 2 (3.64%) HSPA
2 1 (1.82%) 4G
2 1 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.82%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) GSM
2 1 (1.82%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.91%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 6 (10.91%) OLAP
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (9.09%) MS Access
8 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.45%) QlikView
10 1 (1.82%) Big Data
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Data Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Excel Developer
5 5 (9.09%) MI Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) VBA Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Commercial Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) SAS Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) MI Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) SAS Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Commercial Business Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Radio Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) jQuery
2 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) Economics
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 5 (9.09%) ERD
3 5 (9.09%) Workflow
4 4 (7.27%) Migration
4 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.45%) Analytics
5 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.45%) Web Development
5 3 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (5.45%) Validation
5 3 (5.45%) ETL
6 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Data Management
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.45%) PL/1
4 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) VB
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Teradata
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Mapinfo
4 2 (3.64%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.82%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.82%) Actix
5 1 (1.82%) McAfee
5 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.82%) Unisys
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Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago