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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 31 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.13% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 2.61% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 8
Median daily rate £400 £288 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
1282 1264 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.61% 43.41% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 861 711
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 27
Median hourly rate £16.30 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.26% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £34.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 21 £375 +29.31% 4
South Yorkshire 0 10 £400 +66.66% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 52 (71.23%) SQL
2 38 (52.05%) MS Excel
3 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.36%) MS Access
4 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
5 24 (32.88%) Finance
6 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (20.55%) VB
8 15 (20.55%) C#
9 13 (17.81%) Migration
10 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (16.44%) Oracle
11 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
11 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (13.70%) Database Tuning
12 10 (13.70%) jQuery
12 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.70%) MVC
13 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (9.59%) YourKit
15 7 (9.59%) AppDynamics
15 7 (9.59%) SDLC
15 7 (9.59%) New Relic

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 6 (8.22%) SAS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (52.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.74%) SPSS
4 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) MS Access
1 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
7 7 (9.59%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
9 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
12 1 (1.37%) OLAP
12 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
1 7 (9.59%) Gatling
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.59%) JIRA
1 7 (9.59%) JMeter
1 7 (9.59%) LoadRunner
1 7 (9.59%) Maven
1 7 (9.59%) SilkPerformer
1 7 (9.59%) SoapUI
1 7 (9.59%) The Grinder
1 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
1 7 (9.59%) VisualVM
1 7 (9.59%) YourKit
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.37%) ERwin
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (49.32%) Analyst
2 29 (39.73%) Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Data Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) VBA Developer
5 9 (12.33%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Excel Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Performance Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Excel Developer
9 5 (6.85%) QA Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) SSRS Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Excel VBA Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Test Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) SSIS Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) NHS Data Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) jQuery
1 10 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
2 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
2 7 (9.59%) Spring
3 6 (8.22%) .NET
3 6 (8.22%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) ADO
4 5 (6.85%) Classic ASP
5 4 (5.48%) DAO
6 3 (4.11%) Ajax
6 3 (4.11%) JSON
6 3 (4.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) NHS
3 4 (5.48%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.74%) Economics
5 2 (2.74%) Physics
5 2 (2.74%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Equities
6 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Migration
2 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.70%) Database Tuning
3 10 (13.70%) MVC
3 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
5 7 (9.59%) SDLC
6 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.85%) Change Management
7 5 (6.85%) ITIL
7 5 (6.85%) Release Management
7 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.48%) Contingency Planning
8 4 (5.48%) Data Management
8 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.48%) Operations Management
8 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.48%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) SQL
2 15 (20.55%) C#
2 15 (20.55%) VB
3 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
4 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.59%) CoffeeScript
5 7 (9.59%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) Python
5 7 (9.59%) Ruby
5 7 (9.59%) Scala
5 7 (9.59%) VBScript
6 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.74%) R
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) CCA
3 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) AppDynamics
3 7 (9.59%) Dynatrace
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 7 (9.59%) New Relic
4 2 (2.74%) Capita
5 1 (1.37%) CA
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) Netezza
5 1 (1.37%) Tableau
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