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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South East / Middlesex
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £17.38 £22.56
% change year-on-year +144.46% -22.98%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 37 44 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.24% 27.85% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 31
Median daily rate £350 £388 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +8.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £331 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing VBA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Middlesex