Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 24 November 2017 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.77% - 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Middlesex median daily rate - - £275
South East median daily rate £313 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -16.67% +3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.81% -4.44% -23.40%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 76 138 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 29.23% 39.09% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 84 49
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% +13.57% -
10th Percentile £300 £302 £263
90th Percentile £500 £528 £438
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Middlesex median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Middlesex

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Middlesex

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle