The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 10 9
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 10.00% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 15.79% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate - £388 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
VBA
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.00% 63.33% 55.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 29
Average daily rate £335 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £378 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.23 - -
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 Welwyn Garden City

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City