Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 28 July 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 60 66
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.85% 2.03% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 4.42% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate £348 £375 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.20% +56.25% +27.83%
10th Percentile £314 £320 £224
90th Percentile £413 £400 £305
Yorkshire median daily rate £348 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -0.57% +16.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 294 475 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.77% 45.85% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 361 229
South Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +20.00% +13.04%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £225
90th Percentile £538 £588 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year - +18.52% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.00% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +64.44% -35.71% +45.83%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in South Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in South Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in South Yorkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 6 £348 -5.95%
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
VBA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MS Access
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress