The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Excel VBA Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 614 581 556
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 39 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 42
Median daily rate £425 £446 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £263 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Excel VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Excel VBA Developer in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -39 37 £438 -1.96%
London -5 28 £500 -
Bristol +9 7 - -
South West +3 7 - -
City of London +34 6 £535 +16.62%
Yorkshire +3 2 £400 +122.22%
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Sheffield - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -13 1 £375 -
Scotland -24 1 £375 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Excel VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Excel VBA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Excel VBA Developer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) VBA
2 48 (60.00%) Finance
3 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 44 (55.00%) SQL
5 42 (52.50%) MS Excel
6 34 (42.50%) Banking
7 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 27 (33.75%) C#
9 22 (27.50%) Front Office
10 19 (23.75%) Fixed Income
10 19 (23.75%) RAD
11 16 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 15 (18.75%) Derivative
12 15 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
13 13 (16.25%) C++
13 13 (16.25%) VB
13 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
14 12 (15.00%) Sybase
15 11 (13.75%) .NET
15 11 (13.75%) Windows
15 11 (13.75%) MS Access
15 11 (13.75%) VB6
16 10 (12.50%) Data Management
16 10 (12.50%) Python
16 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
16 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (11.25%) Reference Data
17 9 (11.25%) OO
17 9 (11.25%) Equities
18 8 (10.00%) Validation

Excel VBA Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (52.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (8.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) MS Access
3 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.50%) QlikView
8 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (60.00%) Finance
2 34 (42.50%) Banking
3 22 (27.50%) Front Office
4 16 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) WPF
3 6 (7.50%) Ajax
4 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (5.00%) WCF
4 4 (5.00%) WinForms
5 3 (3.75%) ADO
5 3 (3.75%) DAO
6 2 (2.50%) jQuery
6 2 (2.50%) JSON
6 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.50%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (2.50%) Web Services
7 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.25%) HTML
7 1 (1.25%) HTML5
7 1 (1.25%) ODBC
7 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (18.75%) Derivative
3 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.25%) Equities
4 9 (11.25%) Reference Data
5 7 (8.75%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (7.50%) Market Risk
7 3 (3.75%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.50%) Fintech
8 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) RAD
2 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
3 10 (12.50%) Data Management
4 9 (11.25%) OO
5 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (10.00%) Validation
6 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.75%) Integration Testing
6 7 (8.75%) Migration
6 7 (8.75%) OOD
7 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.00%) Workflow
10 3 (3.75%) Analytics
10 3 (3.75%) Investment Management
10 3 (3.75%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) VBA
2 44 (55.00%) SQL
3 27 (33.75%) C#
4 13 (16.25%) C++
4 13 (16.25%) VB
5 11 (13.75%) VB6
6 10 (12.50%) Python
6 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.50%) Java
9 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Basel III
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Sybase
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.50%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Reuters