Period
to 21 January 2018

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 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 77 79
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 -14
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.49% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.45% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -21.25% +25.98%
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £29.50 £22.00 £41.24
% change year-on-year +34.09% -46.65% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 253 449 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 41.21% 54.82% 50.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 271 255
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £270 £281 £253
90th Percentile £563 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 37
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -29.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22.50 £24.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -1.27% -4.82% +18.57%

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 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
Cirencester +6 1 £425 +2.41% 1
Gloucester - 1 £425 -
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
VBA
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) ERwin
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Excel Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle