Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

VBA Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 33 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.85% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Chester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% +26.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 232 231 354
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.72% 95.06% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 193 287
Chester median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £258 £219 £246
90th Percentile £499 £481 £500
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 25
Chester median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -16.86% -7.12%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.73 £13.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £31.63 £37.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -9.09%

VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured VBA Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for VBA Developer in Chester

VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, VBA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region featuring VBA Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

VBA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA