Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 January 2018 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 54 56
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.58% 0.21% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 0.39% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £575 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +85.48% -22.50%
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.65% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +101.25% -14.89% -21.67%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 254 259 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 49.42% 54.41% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 152 176
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £358 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.93% +3.85%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £225
90th Percentile £563 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
East Sussex median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +57.89% +23.26%
10th Percentile £35.50 £14.13 £12.30
90th Percentile £46.50 £45.98 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +14.07%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in East Sussex

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in East Sussex

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in East Sussex

VBA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Hove - 2 £400 -
Brighton +7 1 £325 -43.48% 3
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) VBA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Data Ingestion
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos