Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 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 > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 119 114
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing VBA 14 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.57% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 16
Surrey median daily rate £335 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.67% -6.25% +29.03%
10th Percentile £172 £159 £341
90th Percentile £556 £409 £500
South East median daily rate £300 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -20.00% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Surrey median hourly rate £15.07 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.50% -12.00% -10.71%
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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1054 893 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.75% 38.62% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 613 743
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £330 £306 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £21.00 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.03 £46.00 £51.74
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 Surrey

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Surrey

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBA in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Surrey

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA in Surrey

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Surrey

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 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
Staines - 4 £538 -
Redhill -15 2 £145 -46.54%
Camberley +3 1 - -
Reigate -37 1 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 £213 -
Lightwater - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VBA.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) MS Access
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Statistics
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) Mathematics

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
3 1 (7.14%) Documentum
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MS Access
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Scientist
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Insight Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior VBA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
3 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Decision Tree
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) R
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) ESRI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau