The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 211 222 197
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing VBA 54 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 1.26% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 21
Median daily rate £328 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £460 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £187.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -88.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
VBA
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3140 3248 2959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.25% 34.48% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1950 2026 1628
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 87 103
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +25 22 £330 -45.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 8 £455 +62.50% 1
Surrey -9 5 £180 -55.00% 1
West Sussex -11 5 £400 +25.49% 3
Oxfordshire +3 4 £275 -34.91%
Berkshire -1 3 £500 +88.67%
Isle of Wight - 3 £263 -
Kent +8 2 £300 -7.69%
East Sussex +4 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 44 (46.81%) SQL
2 32 (34.04%) SQL Server
3 24 (25.53%) VB
4 23 (24.47%) Oracle
5 19 (20.21%) Finance
6 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
6 17 (18.09%) MS Access
7 16 (17.02%) Subversion
7 16 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (15.96%) Scrum
8 15 (15.96%) XML
8 15 (15.96%) QlikView
8 15 (15.96%) Change Control
9 14 (14.89%) jQuery
9 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
9 14 (14.89%) CSS
9 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
9 14 (14.89%) HTML
10 13 (13.83%) .NET
10 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
10 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
10 13 (13.83%) Kanban
11 12 (12.77%) Data Analysis
11 12 (12.77%) Tableau
11 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.77%) VB6
11 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (12.77%) XHTML
11 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
11 12 (12.77%) IIS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (12.77%) IIS
2 10 (10.64%) SAS
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) SPSS
3 6 (6.38%) MS Office
4 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.13%) MS Project
5 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) HFM
2 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.09%) MS Access
3 16 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (15.96%) QlikView
5 10 (10.64%) MySQL
6 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (5.32%) PowerPivot
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.06%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Subversion
2 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.13%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.06%) JMeter
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Marketing
2 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Back Office
3 2 (2.13%) Front Office
3 2 (2.13%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (48.94%) Analyst
2 33 (35.11%) Developer
3 26 (27.66%) Data Analyst
4 21 (22.34%) SQL Developer
5 13 (13.83%) Business Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) VB Developer
6 10 (10.64%) VB6 Developer
7 9 (9.57%) ASP Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Classic ASP Developer
8 8 (8.51%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (8.51%) VBA Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Excel Analyst
10 6 (6.38%) Access Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Data Scientist
10 6 (6.38%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (6.38%) QlikView Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Oracle Business Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Report Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) SAS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) XML
2 14 (14.89%) CSS
2 14 (14.89%) HTML
2 14 (14.89%) jQuery
3 13 (13.83%) .NET
4 12 (12.77%) Classic ASP
4 12 (12.77%) XHTML
5 11 (11.70%) DCOM
6 5 (5.32%) Web Services
7 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (2.13%) COM
7 2 (2.13%) CSS3
7 2 (2.13%) EDI
7 2 (2.13%) HTML5
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.06%) Ajax
8 1 (1.06%) DAO
8 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Data Extraction
2 7 (7.45%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.38%) Statistics
4 3 (3.19%) Fintech
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) CMDB
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.06%) Informatics
6 1 (1.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) Physics
6 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.06%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.96%) Change Control
1 15 (15.96%) Scrum
2 13 (13.83%) Kanban
3 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.77%) Data Analysis
3 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
4 11 (11.70%) Web Development
5 8 (8.51%) Project Management
5 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.45%) Data Management
7 6 (6.38%) Analytics
7 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.38%) Prototyping
7 6 (6.38%) Regression Analysis
8 5 (5.32%) Investment Management
8 5 (5.32%) Migration
8 5 (5.32%) SDLC
9 4 (4.26%) SOA
9 4 (4.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) SQL
2 24 (25.53%) VB
3 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
4 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
5 12 (12.77%) VB6
6 10 (10.64%) C#
7 9 (9.57%) Java
8 7 (7.45%) R
9 3 (3.19%) C
9 3 (3.19%) F#
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
9 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.13%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) ACCA
5 1 (1.06%) CAPM
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) Tableau
3 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) SAP
4 5 (5.32%) Teradata
5 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.13%) Remedy
6 1 (1.06%) BMC
6 1 (1.06%) Cognos
6 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.06%) ESRI
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.06%) SIMUL8
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago