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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 57 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing VBA 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.07% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 0.39% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £188 £225 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -44.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-67.50% +95.12%
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
297 258 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.76% 34.31% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 118 248
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.65 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

VBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £241 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £125 -
Hertford - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Teradata
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) AAT
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Tableau
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) MS Access

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 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Modeller
5 1 (9.09%) Floorwalker
5 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Teradata Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) VBA Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Supply Chain Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AAT
1 1 (9.09%) ACCA
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau