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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 551 526 469
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -57
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 32 27 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.061% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 50
Average daily rate
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£369 £250 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +54.54%
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 3 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 30 January 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 -13 32 £369 +47.50% 4
London +1 28 £400 +60.00% 2
City of London +10 6 £538 +30.30%

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (100.00%) VBA
2 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 26 (37.14%) Banking
4 22 (31.43%) Front Office
5 19 (27.14%) C#
6 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
6 18 (25.71%) Finance
7 17 (24.29%) MS Access
7 17 (24.29%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 15 (21.43%) Fixed Income
9 14 (20.00%) Derivative
10 10 (14.29%) Retail
10 10 (14.29%) RAD
11 8 (11.43%) Oracle
12 7 (10.00%) Bloomberg
12 7 (10.00%) Equities
12 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 7 (10.00%) .NET
12 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
13 6 (8.57%) thinkFolio
13 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (8.57%) LatentZero
13 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (8.57%) TIBCO
14 5 (7.14%) Fidessa
14 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
14 5 (7.14%) Migration
14 5 (7.14%) Microsoft

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Spreadsheet
2 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.29%) MS Access
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 26 (37.14%) Banking
2 22 (31.43%) Front Office
3 18 (25.71%) Finance
4 10 (14.29%) Retail
5 5 (7.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) ADO
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) Flash
2 1 (1.43%) OLE
2 1 (1.43%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 14 (20.00%) Derivative
3 7 (10.00%) Equities
4 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.43%) NHS
7 1 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
1 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) RAD
2 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (7.14%) Migration
4 5 (7.14%) Fund Management
5 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.71%) Analytics
5 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.29%) Project Management
6 3 (4.29%) Greeks
6 3 (4.29%) Release Management
7 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.86%) Validation
7 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.86%) OO
8 1 (1.43%) CRM
8 1 (1.43%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) VBA
2 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) C#
4 4 (5.71%) Python
4 4 (5.71%) C++
4 4 (5.71%) VB
5 3 (4.29%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) EMIR
1 1 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.43%) Basel III
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 6 (8.57%) thinkFolio
3 6 (8.57%) TIBCO
4 5 (7.14%) Fidessa
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.43%) Sun
6 1 (1.43%) Perforce
6 1 (1.43%) Reuters
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