The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 21 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 7 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.93% 3.63% 10.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 5.69% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 39
Average daily rate
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£400 £176 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.92% -66.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 123 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 43.52% 63.73% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 83 145
Average daily rate £450 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £600
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 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (33.33%) TSYS
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Fraud Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata
1 1 (33.33%) TSYS