Period
to 21 June 2018

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 6 months to 21 June 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 143 152
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing VBA 22 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.59% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.54% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 19
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -17.20%
10th Percentile £243 £266 £275
90th Percentile £465 £482 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £336
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.52% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% -6.67%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,343 1,166 1,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.95% 32.49% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 674 891
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £266
90th Percentile £544 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 82 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £19.45 £24.00 £16.15
90th Percentile £52.00 £52.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 June 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
Portsmouth +4 4 - - 1
Southampton - 3 £710 -
Fareham - 3 £425 -
Basingstoke -1 2 £219 -24.57% 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Havant -3 1 - -
Andover - 1 £425 - 1
Hook - 1 £325 -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) SAP
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
8 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.64%) Toad
8 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
8 3 (13.64%) Tableau
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Power BI

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) MS Access
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Toad
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Report Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) VBA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Excel VBA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Research Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Sage Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Statistician
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveX
2 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.55%) MFC
2 1 (4.55%) OLE
2 1 (4.55%) STL
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) Tableau
5 2 (9.09%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe
6 1 (4.55%) Blue Prism
6 1 (4.55%) Netezza
6 1 (4.55%) Sage