The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel VBA Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 603 561 549
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 28 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.092% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.099% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 29
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£469 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
55134 51382 48884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35199 31088 29037
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2028 1976 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Excel VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Excel VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Excel VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
England -53 27 £475 +5.55% 4
London -11 21 £488 +2.63% 3
City of London -6 8 £488 -2.59% 1
South West -8 2 £404 +38.03%
South East -29 2 £325 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £300 -
Bristol -9 1 £433 +49.78%
Coventry - 1 £325 -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £375 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £275 -

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 74 (100.00%) VBA
2 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
3 23 (31.08%) C#
4 22 (29.73%) Front Office
4 22 (29.73%) Banking
5 19 (25.68%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (22.97%) MS Access
7 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
7 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 14 (18.92%) RAD
9 11 (14.86%) .NET
10 10 (13.51%) Investment Banking
10 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.16%) Retail
11 9 (12.16%) Derivative
11 9 (12.16%) Python
12 6 (8.11%) Fixed Income
13 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.76%) XML
13 5 (6.76%) Credit Risk
14 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
14 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (5.41%) Web Development
14 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
14 4 (5.41%) Oracle
14 4 (5.41%) JavaScript

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (4.05%) SAS
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (25.68%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) MS Access
2 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) DTS
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Front Office
2 22 (29.73%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.16%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) XML
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) Google Maps API
4 2 (2.70%) OAuth
4 2 (2.70%) FpML
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.35%) ADO
5 1 (1.35%) WPF
5 1 (1.35%) Flash
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Derivative
3 6 (8.11%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.76%) Credit Risk
5 4 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.05%) Equities
7 2 (2.70%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.70%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.35%) FMCG
8 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.35%) iPad
8 1 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) RAD
2 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
3 4 (5.41%) Web Development
3 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
4 3 (4.05%) Analytics
4 3 (4.05%) Validation
4 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (4.05%) ETL
4 3 (4.05%) HOOD
4 3 (4.05%) OO
5 2 (2.70%) OOP
5 2 (2.70%) CRM
5 2 (2.70%) DNA
5 2 (2.70%) Project Management
5 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
5 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) VBA
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
3 23 (31.08%) C#
4 9 (12.16%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.05%) VB
6 3 (4.05%) Java
7 2 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.70%) R
7 2 (2.70%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) COREP
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Sybase
3 3 (4.05%) SAP
3 3 (4.05%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.70%) Google
4 2 (2.70%) Progress
5 1 (1.35%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) Reuters
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