Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 71 76
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 -15
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 1.26% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.92% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 17
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £220 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.18% -37.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £413 £188 £110
90th Percentile £438 £248 £410
Scotland median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 - £28.71

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 642 479 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.65% 43.11% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 246 315
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £460
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £47.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +302.12% -14.09% +62.96%
10th Percentile £23.00 £43.93 £14.35
90th Percentile £195.00 £49.58 £58.50
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 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 20 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank

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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase