Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 138 133
Rank change year-on-year -25 -5 +34
Contract jobs citing VBA 14 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.38% 0.51% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.59% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 35
Hampshire median daily rate £275 £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -22.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £183 £228 £275
90th Percentile £564 £388 £438
South East median daily rate £375 £290 £365
% change year-on-year +29.31% -20.55% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -21.05% -11.63% -4.44%

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 1,515 1,129 1,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 40.99% 32.11% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 663 793
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +6.76% +1.37%
10th Percentile £308 £250 £275
90th Percentile £550 £506 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 62 76
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £21.73 £21.87 £27.00
90th Percentile £52.63 £48.09 £59.03
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 18 October 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
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 18 October 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
Southampton -16 4 £428 +31.54%
Winchester - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke +3 1 £250 -13.79% 1
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Power BI
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Alteryx
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Toad
6 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) SAS
7 1 (7.14%) VBScript

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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) LiveCycle
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Power BI
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Report Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Sage 200 Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Revenue Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Alteryx
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Prism
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau