Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 129 173
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44 -31
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 3.36% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 33 11
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.62% -1.18% +28.79%
10th Percentile £233 £280 £306
90th Percentile £483 £438 £513
South East median daily rate £313 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -16.67% +3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +287.76% - -
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.81% -4.44% -23.40%

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 1085 1279 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.49% 32.85% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 771 999
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £510 £500 £481
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 77 88
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.03
90th Percentile £50.68 £58.97 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +7 2 £325 +30.00%
Andover +19 1 £225 -50.00%
Basingstoke -26 1 £513 +22.02%
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) SDET
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Nintex
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience

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 (12.50%) Kentico
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rose
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Access Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveX
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MFC
3 1 (12.50%) OLE
3 1 (12.50%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SDET
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Nintex
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore