The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 VBA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VBA Developer
Rank 184 206 177
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 20 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.30% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 36
Average daily rate
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£475 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £386 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £627 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £220 £325
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -32.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £10.22
% change year-on-year
- +144.73%
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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
5510 6756 6932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.51% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4114 4911 5043
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 138 164
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 VBA Developer across the City of London region.

VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VBA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

VBA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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 VBA Developer across the City of London region.

VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 VBA Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) VBA
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Banking
4 12 (35.29%) Finance
5 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
5 8 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 7 (20.59%) MS Office
6 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (14.71%) Front Office
8 5 (14.71%) RAD
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (11.76%) Degree
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
10 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.88%) Change Control
11 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
11 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
11 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.88%) Advent
11 2 (5.88%) Billing
11 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.88%) Google

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

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

Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) MS Access
4 2 (5.88%) OLTP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (47.06%) Banking
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) RAD
2 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) Stress Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) VBA
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) Basel III
1 1 (2.94%) EMIR
1 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Advent
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg