The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel VBA Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 194 214 188
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 9 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 26
Average daily rate
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£501 £600 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.58% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £640 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £27.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +47.94%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5454 6536 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.37% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3999 4755 5149
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 136 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £30.25 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Excel VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel VBA Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the City of London region.

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Excel VBA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the City of London region.

Excel VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title 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 with Excel VBA Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) VBA
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) Front Office
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Derivative
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) RAD
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
7 1 (6.67%) Flash
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) MS Office
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.67%) VB

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title 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 with Excel VBA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Front Office
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (13.33%) Derivative
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) RAD
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Use Case
2 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (6.67%) Greeks
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) VBA
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Basel III
1 1 (6.67%) EMIR
1 1 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle