The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 79 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 2.37% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £480 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +43.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
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 Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
352 549 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.78% 40.22% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 383 385
Median daily rate £415 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -19.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.60 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Leatherhead +12 1 £480 +20.00%
Camberley - 1 - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) TestNG
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Data Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Data Business Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Excel Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Report Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (7.14%) Developer in Test
6 1 (7.14%) Excel Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft