Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 July 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - +72 -10
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.44% - 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £448
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -15.63% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £13.00 £41.24
% change year-on-year - -68.48% -58.24%

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 281 477 530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 41.32% 49.79% 56.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 219 344
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.23% +15.71%
10th Percentile £244 £288 £286
90th Percentile £514 £575 £509
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 26
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £23.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.45 £48.75
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +13.51% +2.78%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Gloucestershire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Gloucestershire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Gloucestershire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Gloucester - 2 - -
VBA
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata