Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 162 185
Rank change year-on-year +66 +23 -28
Contract jobs citing VBA 6 18 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.04% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 15
Median daily rate £270 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.20% +15.49% -2.47%
10th Percentile £181 £273 £303
90th Percentile £355 £450 £438
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.11 - -
England median hourly rate £21.06 £21.00 £18.09
% change year-on-year +0.26% +16.12% -26.14%

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 534 1,733 2,229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.42% 42.35% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 1,165 1,543
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 45
Median hourly rate £18.95 £24.92 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.94% -25.63% -15.19%
10th Percentile £12.63 £15.26 £14.73
90th Percentile £24.96 £45.30 £48.75
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.43% +1.22%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VBA in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VBA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VBA in Yorkshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VBA in Yorkshire.

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 13 August 2020. 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
South Yorkshire +30 3 £375 -11.76% 1
West Yorkshire +53 2 - - 2
North Yorkshire +9 1 £165 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) API Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capita

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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) API Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle