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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 98 103 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Contract jobs citing VBA 19 19 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.85% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 2.22% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 35
Average daily rate
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£450 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £393 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £23.48
% change year-on-year
+62.85% -25.46%
VBA
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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
779 854 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.97% 38.33% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 465 641
Average daily rate £320 £313 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 55 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £23.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £102.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 18 £463 +32.14% 15
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (88.57%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) Finance
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (42.86%) MS Access
5 13 (37.14%) ETL
5 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
6 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
7 10 (28.57%) Business Objects
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
10 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
11 6 (17.14%) .NET
11 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
11 6 (17.14%) WinForms
12 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) Windows
12 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 5 (14.29%) Xcelsius
13 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
14 3 (8.57%) SAS
14 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (8.57%) Banking
14 3 (8.57%) Retail
15 2 (5.71%) Document Management
15 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.57%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) MS Access
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
5 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) Xcelsius
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.86%) DTS
9 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) WinForms Developer
4 6 (17.14%) MI Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) MI Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Excel Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Database Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) VBA Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
1 6 (17.14%) WinForms
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ETL
2 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Document Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Business Objects
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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