Period
to 20 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 95 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 0.43% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 0.90% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £356 £208
90th Percentile £363 £369 £460
Scotland median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 728 669 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.09% 47.41% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 430 287
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +8.81% +4.37%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £284
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +3.13% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.75 £46.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.80% +165.59% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £28.44 £16.29
90th Percentile £70.68 £59.60 £51.41
Scotland median hourly rate £40.25 £17.30 £43.20
% change year-on-year +132.66% -59.95% +15.19%

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 April 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) GDPR
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Billing
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Collateral Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (11.11%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Billing
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) VBA Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Liquidity Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Collateral Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (11.11%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft