Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 48 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 +11
Contract jobs citing VBA 14 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.48% 0.64% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 2.54% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Derbyshire median daily rate £438 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +39.71% +23.64%
10th Percentile £406 £475 £128
90th Percentile £463 £475 £350
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +2.94% +30.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 198 118 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 35.04% 25.16% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 78 89
Derbyshire median daily rate £410 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.20% -8.09% +12.14%
10th Percentile £263 £191 £245
90th Percentile £538 £479 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.09% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Derbyshire median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -22.22% +125.00%
10th Percentile £36.25 £13.45 £12.45
90th Percentile £38.75 £84.80 £38.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £39.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +24.36% +64.21% -32.14%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Derbyshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBA in Derbyshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Derbyshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Derbyshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 12 £438 -
VBA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) SAS
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Base SAS
8 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
8 2 (14.29%) MS Access
8 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 1 (7.14%) Linux
9 1 (7.14%) MCSE
9 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
9 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
9 1 (7.14%) ETL
9 1 (7.14%) .NET
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) OLAP
9 1 (7.14%) IIS
9 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 3 (21.43%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Base SAS
5 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.14%) Power BI
6 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SAS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.14%) Analytics
1 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
1 1 (7.14%) DevOps
1 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (7.14%) ETL
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (7.14%) Metadata Management
1 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) OCP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Nintex
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle