Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 12 December 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -
Contract jobs citing VBA 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.80% - 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median daily rate £200 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £401 £290 £200
% change year-on-year +38.10% +45.00% -23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £18.50 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 110 206 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.41% 47.80% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 100 48
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.45% +3.92%
10th Percentile £213 £300 £292
90th Percentile £550 £607 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Watford median hourly rate £19.50 £28.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.17% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year +83.67% -49.48% +38.57%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Watford

VBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA in Watford

VBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Antivirus Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft