Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 14 December 2018 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 95 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 +1
Contract jobs citing VBA 15 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.87% 0.24% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 0.49% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £425 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +93.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £246 £413 £188
90th Percentile £370 £438 £248
Scotland median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +57.89% - -

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 869 611 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.44% 48.45% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 352 240
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £265
90th Percentile £538 £525 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.58% +302.12% -14.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £42.03
90th Percentile £79.65 £195.00 £58.24
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +102.38% -47.50% +6.67%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Glasgow

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Glasgow

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA in Glasgow

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VBA.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) GDPR
5 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) Collateral Management
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Billing
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Front Office
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) PMO
7 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
7 1 (6.67%) Data Development
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) SAS EBI

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Billing
1 3 (20.00%) Front Office
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) VBA Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (20.00%) Collateral Management
1 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
2 2 (13.33%) PMO
3 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Automation Anywhere
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle