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 18 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 579 539 468
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -71
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 29 30 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.058% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.063% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 62
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £188 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%

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
50785 47790 46152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.81% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32295 28808 26045
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 5 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 18 December 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
England -29 29 £350 +40.00% 4
London +20 23 £400 +60.00% 4
City of London +9 7 £550 +15.78% 3
South East -36 2 £325 -23.52%
Surrey - - - -

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) VBA
2 34 (46.58%) SQL
3 24 (32.88%) Banking
4 20 (27.40%) Front Office
5 18 (24.66%) Finance
5 18 (24.66%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (23.29%) C#
7 16 (21.92%) Fixed Income
8 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.81%) Derivative
10 12 (16.44%) MS Access
11 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.70%) Retail
13 9 (12.33%) .NET
14 8 (10.96%) RAD
14 8 (10.96%) Equities
15 7 (9.59%) Migration
15 7 (9.59%) Investment Banking
15 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (9.59%) Multithreading
16 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
16 6 (8.22%) Oracle
16 6 (8.22%) TIBCO
17 5 (6.85%) Bloomberg
17 5 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 5 (6.85%) Windows
17 5 (6.85%) VB
17 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
17 5 (6.85%) LatentZero
17 5 (6.85%) thinkFolio

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.74%) MS Office
5 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) MS Access
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 24 (32.88%) Banking
2 20 (27.40%) Front Office
3 18 (24.66%) Finance
4 10 (13.70%) Retail
5 7 (9.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) ADO
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) Flash
2 1 (1.37%) OLE
2 1 (1.37%) DAO
2 1 (1.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Fixed Income
2 13 (17.81%) Derivative
3 8 (10.96%) Equities
4 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.11%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.37%) NHS
9 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
1 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) RAD
2 7 (9.59%) Migration
2 7 (9.59%) Multithreading
3 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
3 5 (6.85%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (5.48%) Fund Management
4 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.48%) Analytics
4 4 (5.48%) Release Management
5 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.11%) Project Management
5 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.11%) Greeks
5 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.74%) Validation
6 2 (2.74%) Information Management
6 2 (2.74%) Balanced Scorecard
6 2 (2.74%) CRM
7 1 (1.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) VBA
2 34 (46.58%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) C#
4 5 (6.85%) VB
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) EMIR
1 1 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.37%) Basel III
1 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle
1 6 (8.22%) TIBCO
2 5 (6.85%) Bloomberg
2 5 (6.85%) thinkFolio
3 4 (5.48%) Fidessa
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Cognos
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) Sun
5 1 (1.37%) Perforce
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago