Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 48 65
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.67% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.95% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £375 -
North West median daily rate £330 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £12.17
North West median hourly rate - - £17.50

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 292 154 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 43.00% 34.15% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 102 180
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £615 £480
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 24
Lancashire median hourly rate £36.23 £42.50 £39.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.76% +8.63% +5.74%
10th Percentile £11.00 £37.00 £14.08
90th Percentile £42.50 £50.83 £42.50
North West median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £29.01
% change year-on-year -15.63% +37.87% -22.63%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Lancashire

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBA in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Lancashire

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Lancashire