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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South East / Surrey
Rank 78 100 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6  
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.61% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +32.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £17.38 £22.56
% change year-on-year +144.46% -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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 502 512 493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.69% 40.16% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 355 317
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 36 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £30.00 £33.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £52.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Staines - 3 - -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Access
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) R
3 5 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Statistics
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Banking

VBA
Top Related 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 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MS Access
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) TestNG
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Insight Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Insight Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Insight Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Actionable Insight
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (55.56%) Trend Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Economics
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) R
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Minitab