The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 93 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing VBA 29 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 1.14% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 3.04% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 2
Average daily rate
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£390 £346 £169
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.87% +104.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £273 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £418 £194
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
VBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
850 657 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.20% 37.48% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 356 248
Average daily rate £355 £340 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 51
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £14.25 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Hampshire region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport -8 11 £393 +13.60% 1
Basingstoke - 3 £283 - 2
Farnborough - 3 - - 2
Portsmouth -5 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £393 - 1
Hook - 1 £355 - 2
Andover - - - -
Winchester - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 33 (70.21%) MS Excel
2 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
3 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
4 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
5 24 (51.06%) ISTQB
6 23 (48.94%) HP
7 20 (42.55%) Software Testing
7 20 (42.55%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (40.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (40.43%) Citrix
8 19 (40.43%) SAN
9 17 (36.17%) Knowledge Management
10 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (14.89%) SQL
11 7 (14.89%) VB
12 6 (12.77%) MS Access
12 6 (12.77%) .NET
13 5 (10.64%) Windows
13 5 (10.64%) MS Office
13 5 (10.64%) Project Management
13 5 (10.64%) QA
13 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
13 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.51%) MOS
14 4 (8.51%) Document Management
14 4 (8.51%) Military
14 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.51%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) LiveCycle
1 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (70.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MS Access
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.26%) QlikView
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.51%) Military
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Developer
1 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Defect Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Tester
4 2 (4.26%) Administrator
4 2 (4.26%) Access Developer
4 2 (4.26%) QA Tester
4 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) VBA Developer
4 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Excel Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) OLE
3 2 (4.26%) MDX
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.13%) Ajax
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Software Testing
2 17 (36.17%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
3 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Document Management
5 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.38%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.13%) TDD
7 1 (2.13%) Data Management
7 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.13%) Validation
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) VB
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
2 4 (8.51%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
3 24 (51.06%) ISTQB
4 19 (40.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) MOS
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) HP
3 19 (40.43%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Intergraph
6 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Remedy
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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