The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 49 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing VBA 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.62% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 1.81% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Average daily rate £475 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +13.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.00%
VBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
176 221 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.66% 34.32% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 109 146
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 6
Average hourly rate £49.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Transformation

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
Hertfordshire
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