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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 111 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing VBA 33 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.26% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 3.18% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 12
Median daily rate £380 £300 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £443 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
1270 1163 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.00% 39.54% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 784 584
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £26.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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
South Yorkshire +15 16 £373 +55.20% 2
West Yorkshire -13 14 £403 +29.83% 3
North Yorkshire +3 2 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (74.36%) SQL
2 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 36 (46.15%) Finance
4 34 (43.59%) MS Excel
5 26 (33.33%) MS Access
6 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
6 25 (32.05%) T-SQL
7 24 (30.77%) C#
8 23 (29.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (26.92%) jQuery
10 21 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (26.92%) MVC
11 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (17.95%) Unity DI Container
12 14 (17.95%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (15.38%) .NET
14 11 (14.10%) VB
14 11 (14.10%) Entity Framework
14 11 (14.10%) Razor View Engine
14 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (12.82%) Database Tuning
15 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (11.54%) Migration
16 9 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 (6.41%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) SPSS
4 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (33.33%) MS Access
3 23 (29.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (6.41%) Data Mining
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.28%) GIS
12 1 (1.28%) OLAP
12 1 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.13%) Gatling
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 4 (5.13%) JMeter
2 4 (5.13%) LoadRunner
2 4 (5.13%) Maven
2 4 (5.13%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (5.13%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.13%) The Grinder
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) VisualVM
2 4 (5.13%) YourKit
General
1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Back Office
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 31 (39.74%) Analyst
3 19 (24.36%) SQL Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Data Analyst
4 15 (19.23%) VBA Developer
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Excel Developer
7 5 (6.41%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (6.41%) SSRS Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Excel VBA Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) NHS Data Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) jQuery
1 21 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 14 (17.95%) Unity DI Container
3 12 (15.38%) .NET
4 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (14.10%) Entity Framework
4 11 (14.10%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.13%) ADO
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.13%) DAO
6 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.13%) Spring
6 4 (5.13%) XML
7 3 (3.85%) Ajax
7 3 (3.85%) Classic ASP
7 3 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.95%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.69%) NHS
5 4 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.56%) Economics
7 2 (2.56%) Physics
7 2 (2.56%) Statistics
8 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) Equities
8 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) MVC
2 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (12.82%) Database Tuning
2 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 8 (10.26%) Data Validation
4 8 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (10.26%) Validation
4 8 (10.26%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) SDLC
6 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) Data Management
7 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.13%) Operations Management
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.13%) Project Management
7 4 (5.13%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) SQL
2 25 (32.05%) T-SQL
3 24 (30.77%) C#
4 11 (14.10%) VB
5 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.13%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (5.13%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) Python
6 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 4 (5.13%) Scala
6 4 (5.13%) VBScript
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.56%) R
9 1 (1.28%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) CCA
3 3 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) AppDynamics
3 4 (5.13%) Cognos
3 4 (5.13%) Dynatrace
3 4 (5.13%) IBM
3 4 (5.13%) New Relic
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Netezza
5 1 (1.28%) Tableau