The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.17% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.58% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -23.52%

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
185 172 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.12% 29.45% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 88 117
Median daily rate £438 £335 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £251 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.20 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ACCA
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Modeller
2 1 (16.67%) Floorwalker
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft