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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 118 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 -26  
Contract jobs citing VBA 5 4 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.27% 0.18% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.54% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 22
Median daily rate £469 £306 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.06% -21.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £321 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.49 £17.38 £22.56
% change year-on-year +144.53% -22.98%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 629 747 839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.73% 33.86% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 506 433
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 31 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing VBA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant - 2 £469 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (67.86%) .NET
6 15 (53.57%) MS Access
7 14 (50.00%) MS Office
8 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (39.29%) Analytics
11 10 (35.71%) C#
12 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
12 9 (32.14%) XML
12 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
12 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
12 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
13 8 (28.57%) WCF
13 8 (28.57%) LINQ
13 8 (28.57%) jQuery
13 8 (28.57%) MVC
13 8 (28.57%) CSS
13 8 (28.57%) OOP
13 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 8 (28.57%) HTML
13 8 (28.57%) N-Tier
13 8 (28.57%) MS Visio

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 7 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.14%) SPSS
4 2 (7.14%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (53.57%) MS Access
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Access Developer
4 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Developer
5 10 (35.71%) SSRS Developer
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 6 (21.43%) SQL BI Developer
7 6 (21.43%) VBA Developer
8 5 (17.86%) Excel Developer
8 5 (17.86%) Excel VBA Developer
9 4 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
9 4 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
9 4 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Analyst
10 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
11 1 (3.57%) Database Engineer
11 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
11 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (32.14%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) jQuery
3 8 (28.57%) LINQ
3 8 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
3 8 (28.57%) WCF
4 7 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (39.29%) Analytics
3 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) Migration
4 7 (25.00%) OWASP
4 7 (25.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) CHAID
6 2 (7.14%) CRISP-DM
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Economics
6 2 (7.14%) Linear Regression
6 2 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Multivariate Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Neural Network
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Research
6 2 (7.14%) Statistics
6 2 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) R
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ACCA
1 1 (3.57%) CIMA
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle