Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 140 173
Rank change year-on-year -7 +33 -48
Contract jobs citing VBA 12 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 2.21% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 8
Hampshire median daily rate £275 £390 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.49% -12.11% +15.56%
10th Percentile £191 £341 £269
90th Percentile £364 £488 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +287.76% - -
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £19.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +106.41% -10.34% -22.32%

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 1,070 1,174 1,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.59% 31.80% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 708 882
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.41%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 68 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £19.41 £18.23 £14.21
90th Percentile £50.00 £62.14 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +6 3 - -
Hook - 1 £325 -
Andover - 1 £225 -
Basingstoke - 1 £188 -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) SDET
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
5 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
5 2 (16.67%) OLE
5 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveX
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) STL
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) MFC
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++

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 1 (8.33%) Kentico
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Statistician
5 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ActiveX
2 2 (16.67%) MFC
2 2 (16.67%) OLE
2 2 (16.67%) STL
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) SDET
1 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Netezza
1 1 (8.33%) Nintex
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Tableau