Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 66 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.27% 0.29% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.81% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Swindon median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £338 £346 £300
90th Percentile £413 £469 £400
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £10.50 -
% change year-on-year +180.95% - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 270 248 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.73% 36.58% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 183 151
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £593 £530 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -19.23% +11.97%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Swindon

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Swindon

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle