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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VBA 10 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.37% - 2.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.10% - 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Median daily rate £438 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year +144.60% -22.77%  

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 99 61 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 33.33% 26.18% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 42 58
Median daily rate £419 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.64% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £123 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £65.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +188.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing VBA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 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
Derby - 9 £438 -
VBA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) Banking
5 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) SAS
7 3 (25.00%) Base SAS
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (8.33%) Power BI
9 1 (8.33%) MDX
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (8.33%) Time Management
9 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
9 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle
9 1 (8.33%) OLAP
9 1 (8.33%) Samba

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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SAS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Access Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle