Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 163 169
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -33
Contract jobs citing VBA 6 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.83% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 1.90% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 30 40
Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +19.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £310 £304 £200
90th Percentile £330 £407 £389
England median daily rate £450 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £19.50
England median hourly rate £24.49 £16.66 £22.00
% change year-on-year +47.01% -24.30% -2.22%

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 1673 2368 2364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.75% 43.46% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1610 1594
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.52% +9.38%
10th Percentile £298 £282 £263
90th Percentile £529 £538 £512
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%
10th Percentile £16.70 £12.95 £11.15
90th Percentile £41.53 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

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 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 23 November 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
West Yorkshire -4 5 £320 -8.57% 8
South Yorkshire -4 1 - -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Dojo
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Drools
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation

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 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Dojo
1 1 (16.67%) Drools
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (33.33%) Data Ingestion
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau