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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 551 546 510
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -36
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 51 37 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 63
Average daily rate
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£443 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 - £18.25

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
52060 49526 53775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.09% 92.75% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31607 29426 30210
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2009 2143 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 1 September 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 8 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 1 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
England 0 50 £443 -15.71% 5
London +1 35 £450 -14.28% 5
City of London +15 11 £501 -16.58% 1
South West -35 6 £293 -
Gloucester - 2 £295 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £295 -
South East - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 88 (100.00%) VBA
2 50 (56.82%) SQL
3 30 (34.09%) Banking
4 25 (28.41%) Finance
5 19 (21.59%) Front Office
6 18 (20.45%) C#
6 18 (20.45%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (18.18%) Fixed Income
8 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
8 13 (14.77%) Investment Banking
9 10 (11.36%) Derivative
9 10 (11.36%) .NET
9 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.23%) RAD
11 6 (6.82%) Equities
11 6 (6.82%) Cognos
11 6 (6.82%) Degree
12 5 (5.68%) Predictive Modelling
12 5 (5.68%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.68%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (5.68%) Retail
12 5 (5.68%) Migration
13 4 (4.55%) TIBCO
13 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (4.55%) MS Access
13 4 (4.55%) VB
13 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
13 4 (4.55%) Windows
13 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.14%) MS Office
5 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.14%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) MS Access
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (34.09%) Banking
2 25 (28.41%) Finance
3 19 (21.59%) Front Office
4 13 (14.77%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Retail
6 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) ActiveX
3 1 (1.14%) Flash
3 1 (1.14%) OLE
3 1 (1.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 10 (11.36%) Derivative
3 6 (6.82%) Equities
4 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.27%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.27%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
1 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.23%) RAD
2 5 (5.68%) Migration
2 5 (5.68%) Multithreading
2 5 (5.68%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (3.41%) Greeks
3 3 (3.41%) Release Management
3 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.27%) Information Management
4 2 (2.27%) OO
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.14%) Data Validation
5 1 (1.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.14%) Analytics
5 1 (1.14%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) VBA
2 50 (56.82%) SQL
3 18 (20.45%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.55%) VB
5 3 (3.41%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) VBScript
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.14%) EMIR
1 1 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Cognos
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase
5 1 (1.14%) Sun
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