The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 20 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing VBA 2 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.65% 5.02% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 10.94% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 15
Average daily rate
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- £438 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+62.85% -30.00%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 128 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.01% 45.88% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 97 99
Average daily rate £550 £560 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £355 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Canary Wharf region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

VBA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TSYS
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Fraud Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) MI Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) TSYS