Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 79 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -15
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.74% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £395 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.05% +23.92% -25.00%
South East median daily rate £300 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -20.00% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £14.50 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 389 459 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.19% 36.54% 41.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 253 318
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £294 £261 £281
90th Percentile £568 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £41.35 £33.75 £29.38
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in West Sussex

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in West Sussex

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in West Sussex

VBA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Crawley +1 4 £300 -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Documentum
2 3 (75.00%) Maximo
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (50.00%) OpenText
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (75.00%) Documentum
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) EDRMS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) OpenText