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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 28 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing VBA 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.65% 1.71% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 4.05% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
VBA
London

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
75 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.39% 42.29% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 42
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SAS
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) FileMaker
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Case Management
1 1 (16.67%) Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle