Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 145 140
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 +12
Contract jobs citing VBA 15 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.40% 0.48% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.49% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 28
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% - -17.20%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £275
90th Percentile £549 £484 £438
South East median daily rate £375 £290 £335
% change year-on-year +29.31% -13.43% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 £21.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 1,445 1,142 1,412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 38.99% 32.05% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 651 913
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +2.10%
10th Percentile £308 £256 £275
90th Percentile £550 £510 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 66 91
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.27 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.55% +1.19% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20.25 £28.75 £19.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.38 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -5 4 - - 1
Fareham - 3 £425 - 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Basingstoke +7 1 £250 -13.79% 1
Havant -5 1 - -
Southampton -14 1 £710 +118.46%
Andover - 1 £425 -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) Toad
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
8 2 (13.33%) Tableau
8 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Remedy
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) ITSM
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sage 200 Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
4 2 (13.33%) Tableau
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Prism
5 1 (6.67%) Sage