Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 82 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +9
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.23% 0.31% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.99% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £338 £346 £313
90th Percentile £413 £469 £400
South West median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.95% - -
South West median hourly rate £29.50 £16.25 £41.24
% change year-on-year +81.54% -60.60% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 383 403 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.92% 31.36% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 281 268
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £304 £275 £275
90th Percentile £532 £530 £471
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £39.95 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Wiltshire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Wiltshire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Wiltshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wiltshire 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
Swindon +1 2 £375 -9.09%
VBA
South West

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 1 (33.33%) Planning Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle