The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 June 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 93 119
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26  
Contract jobs citing VBA 12 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.67% 1.06% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 3.33% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 3
Median daily rate £290 £325 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.76% -45.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.77% -  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 548 630 750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.41% 31.66% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 932 850
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 83 59
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £58.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Hampshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Hampshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA in Hampshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Hampshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke -10 6 £290 -30.95%
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) MS Access
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) R
6 2 (11.76%) Tableau
6 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Multivariate Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (11.76%) ANOVA
6 2 (11.76%) CRISP-DM
6 2 (11.76%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (11.76%) Linear Regression
6 2 (11.76%) Time Series Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) A/B Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Neural Network
6 2 (11.76%) Economics
6 2 (11.76%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Research

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) SPSS
3 2 (11.76%) SPSS Modeler
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MS Access
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Access Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Access VBA Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.76%) Excel Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Management
1 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) A/B Testing
4 2 (11.76%) ANOVA
4 2 (11.76%) CHAID
4 2 (11.76%) CRISP-DM
4 2 (11.76%) Economics
4 2 (11.76%) Linear Regression
4 2 (11.76%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (11.76%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Neural Network
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Research
4 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Statistics
4 2 (11.76%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) R
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
1 1 (5.88%) CIMA
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore