Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 August 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 187 169
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18 -3
Contract jobs citing VBA 18 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 0.76% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £355 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.08% -12.35% +8.00%
10th Percentile £263 £303 £305
90th Percentile £450 £438 £468
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.09 £25.49
% change year-on-year +16.12% -29.06% +30.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,690 2,247 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.36% 45.17% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,138 1,551 1,235
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £285
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.21 £29.21 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.27% -25.11% +146.91%
10th Percentile £15.20 £14.21 £20.75
90th Percentile £45.38 £44.15 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.23% +3.75% +6.67%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +26 11 £393 +10.56% 1
South Yorkshire -8 4 £425 +30.77% 1
East Yorkshire +3 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
7 3 (16.67%) PowerPivot
7 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (16.67%) Project Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Architectural Design
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.56%) AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 2G
1 1 (5.56%) 3G
1 1 (5.56%) GPRS
1 1 (5.56%) GSM
1 1 (5.56%) HSPA
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) LTE
1 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) PowerPivot
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Lumira
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) HR Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Analytics
1 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Architectural Design
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (11.11%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Netcool
1 1 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Actix
4 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Workday