Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 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)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 139 134
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -19
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.42% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.85% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 21
Leeds median daily rate £320 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.42% +21.09% +16.36%
10th Percentile £310 £182 £200
90th Percentile £330 £414 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £122.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £19.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1087 1299 1317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.93% 49.62% 40.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 913 936
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £301 £295 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -28.00% -42.31%
10th Percentile £39.70 £12.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.30 £32.50 £43.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Leeds

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Leeds

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Information Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle