Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 68 81
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -37
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 1.15% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 2.82% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.31% -7.14%
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +10.71% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 297 461 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.96% 40.72% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 330 269
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £289 £255
90th Percentile £594 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.29% +13.19%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +162.30% -21.79% -40.00%

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 22 January 2018. 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 +3 1 - - 1
VBA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle