The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 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 Surrey 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 76 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 0.98% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 2.43% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate
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£470 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +3.00%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
466 494 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.64% 40.20% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 230 256
Average daily rate £325 £353 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 49
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBA
South East

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reigate - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (16.67%) MS Access
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BW

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) VBA Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Access Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Support
6 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) SOA
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago