The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 95 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 22 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.94% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 2.38% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
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£325 £359 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +19.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £34.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-16.78% +30.47%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
798 673 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.10% 39.47% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 382 277
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 62 71
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBA
South East

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
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 11 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton - 2 £228 - 1
Winchester - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 26 (68.42%) ISTQB
2 25 (65.79%) MS Excel
2 25 (65.79%) HP
3 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 21 (55.26%) QA
4 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
5 20 (52.63%) SC Cleared
6 18 (47.37%) MS Office
6 18 (47.37%) Quality Management
7 16 (42.11%) MOS
8 12 (31.58%) Document Management
9 11 (28.95%) Test Strategy
10 10 (26.32%) Project Management
11 9 (23.68%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
12 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (15.79%) Predictive Modelling
13 6 (15.79%) Citrix
13 6 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (15.79%) SAN
14 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
14 5 (13.16%) .NET
14 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
14 5 (13.16%) Military
15 4 (10.53%) Oracle
15 4 (10.53%) HTML
15 4 (10.53%) CRM
16 3 (7.89%) VB
16 3 (7.89%) JSP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 25 (65.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (47.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (13.16%) Military
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Tester
2 8 (21.05%) QA Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Excel Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Excel VBA Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Test Manager
5 5 (13.16%) VBA Developer
6 4 (10.53%) QA Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.63%) QA Leader
9 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Defect Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) JSP
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) Flash
4 1 (2.63%) OLE
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) JPA
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Quality Management
2 12 (31.58%) Document Management
3 11 (28.95%) Test Strategy
4 10 (26.32%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Predictive Modelling
5 6 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Test Management
8 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Revenue Management
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) MVC
10 1 (2.63%) Workflow
10 1 (2.63%) Migration
10 1 (2.63%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) VB
4 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) ISTQB
2 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
3 20 (52.63%) SC Cleared
4 16 (42.11%) MOS
5 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) HP
2 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.63%) Software AG
6 1 (2.63%) webMethods
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
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