Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% 0.67% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.79% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Dorset median daily rate £345 £188 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.00% -51.14% -4.06%
10th Percentile £333 £165 £248
90th Percentile £358 £208 £516
South West median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Dorset median hourly rate - - £41.24
South West median hourly rate £29.50 £16.25 £41.24
% change year-on-year +81.54% -60.60% -

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 123 168 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 41.14% 37.50% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 114 64
Dorset median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £296 £238 £213
90th Percentile £456 £486 £475
South West median daily rate £383 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +5.52% -2.82% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 27
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £24.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.26% -34.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £37.25 £16.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £36.88 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Dorset

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBA in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Dorset

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Dorset

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £345 -
VBA
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VBA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore