The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel VBA Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 391 399 340
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -59
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 29 35 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 55
Average daily rate
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£475 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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%
Excel VBA Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
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 London

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

Excel VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Excel VBA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Excel VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Excel VBA Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 9 £501 -12.95% 1
Excel VBA Developer
England

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 50 (100.00%) VBA
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) Banking
4 21 (42.00%) Front Office
5 19 (38.00%) C#
6 17 (34.00%) Fixed Income
7 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
7 12 (24.00%) Derivative
8 9 (18.00%) RAD
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
11 6 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (12.00%) TIBCO
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
12 5 (10.00%) Equities
12 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 4 (8.00%) Windows
13 4 (8.00%) Migration
13 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
14 3 (6.00%) Degree
14 3 (6.00%) Greeks
14 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (6.00%) Retail
14 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (6.00%) Java

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.00%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (46.00%) Banking
2 21 (42.00%) Front Office
3 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (6.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) WPF
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Fixed Income
2 12 (24.00%) Derivative
3 5 (10.00%) Equities
3 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) RAD
2 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (8.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Greeks
4 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (2.00%) Release Management
6 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Use Case
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.00%) Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) VBA
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 19 (38.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Basel III
1 1 (2.00%) EMIR
1 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos
3 1 (2.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Sun