The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 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 Docklands, London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 15 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing VBA 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.79% 1.90% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.91% 5.41% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£473 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £400 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +3.00%
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 36.36% 35.24% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 42
Average daily rate £625 £450 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +16.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (70.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Derivative
6 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Degree

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stochastic Calculus
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle