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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 198 230 211
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Contract jobs citing VBA 63 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 1.37% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 19
Median daily rate £375 £338 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £22.50 £29.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.50 £32.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
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
3228 3427 2965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.67% 35.04% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2026 2179 1635
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 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 104 105
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £20.25 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +18 24 £420 -
Surrey +7 12 £375 -4.76%
Berkshire +10 10 £588 +80.76%
West Sussex +8 8 £395 +28.97%
Kent +16 4 £300 +4.34% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £330 +8.01% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 £275 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 52 (46.43%) SQL
2 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (24.11%) VB
4 23 (20.54%) Oracle
5 22 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 19 (16.96%) HTML
8 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
8 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
9 18 (16.07%) XML
9 18 (16.07%) MS Access
10 17 (15.18%) Finance
10 17 (15.18%) Scrum
10 17 (15.18%) SC Cleared
10 17 (15.18%) Change Control
11 16 (14.29%) Subversion
11 16 (14.29%) .NET
12 15 (13.39%) CSS
12 15 (13.39%) VB6
12 15 (13.39%) jQuery
13 14 (12.50%) QlikView
13 14 (12.50%) Web Development
13 14 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 14 (12.50%) IIS
13 14 (12.50%) Classic ASP
13 14 (12.50%) C#
13 14 (12.50%) XHTML
13 14 (12.50%) MS Excel

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 14 (12.50%) IIS
2 11 (9.82%) SAS
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.25%) MS Office
4 6 (5.36%) SPSS
5 3 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.79%) Unica
2 1 (0.89%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) FTP
1 2 (1.79%) SMS
2 1 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (16.07%) MS Access
4 14 (12.50%) QlikView
5 12 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.04%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (6.25%) MySQL
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.57%) PowerPivot
11 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.89%) DTS
12 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Subversion
2 13 (11.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.89%) JMeter
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Marketing
3 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) Back Office
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
4 2 (1.79%) Military
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Analyst
2 42 (37.50%) Developer
3 27 (24.11%) Data Analyst
4 22 (19.64%) SQL Developer
5 18 (16.07%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Excel Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Report Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) VB Developer
7 10 (8.93%) VB6 Developer
8 9 (8.04%) ASP Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Business Data Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Classic ASP Developer
8 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (8.04%) VBA Developer
9 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) HTML
2 18 (16.07%) XML
3 16 (14.29%) .NET
4 15 (13.39%) CSS
4 15 (13.39%) jQuery
5 14 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 14 (12.50%) XHTML
6 13 (11.61%) DCOM
7 6 (5.36%) Web Services
8 5 (4.46%) XSLT
9 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (3.57%) COM
9 4 (3.57%) CSS3
9 4 (3.57%) HTML5
10 2 (1.79%) ADO
10 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.89%) Ajax
11 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.89%) DAO
11 1 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Statistics
3 7 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 7 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.68%) User Experience
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.89%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Fintech
7 1 (0.89%) Informatics
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Physics
7 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.89%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.89%) Linux
1 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) Change Control
1 17 (15.18%) Scrum
2 14 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 14 (12.50%) Web Development
3 13 (11.61%) Kanban
4 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.14%) Data Management
7 8 (7.14%) Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.25%) ITIL
8 7 (6.25%) Project Management
8 7 (6.25%) SDLC
8 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.36%) Analytics
9 6 (5.36%) Prototyping
9 6 (5.36%) Regression Analysis
9 6 (5.36%) Validation
10 5 (4.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.43%) SQL
2 27 (24.11%) VB
3 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.39%) VB6
6 14 (12.50%) C#
7 13 (11.61%) PL/SQL
8 9 (8.04%) Java
9 6 (5.36%) R
9 6 (5.36%) XPath
10 3 (2.68%) C
10 3 (2.68%) F#
11 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.79%) VBScript
12 1 (0.89%) C++
12 1 (0.89%) PHP
12 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) CAPM
4 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.89%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (20.54%) Oracle
2 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.71%) Tableau
4 5 (4.46%) Google
4 5 (4.46%) Remedy
5 4 (3.57%) Software AG
5 4 (3.57%) Teradata
6 3 (2.68%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Alterian
7 2 (1.79%) Epiphany
7 2 (1.79%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.79%) IBM
7 2 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.89%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.89%) Cognos
8 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.89%) ESRI
8 1 (0.89%) ILOG
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) SIMUL8
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