The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 VBA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VBA Developer
Rank 516 511 437
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -74
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 76 59 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 90
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£400 £318 £467
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -32.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +17.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VBA Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VBA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VBA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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 VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -12 72 £400 +29.03% 5
London +26 52 £425 +35.45% 5
City of London +8 19 £525 +10.52% 1
South East -29 7 £288 -11.53%
East Midlands +8 1 £165 +17.85%
Surrey -5 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 VBA Developer in their job title.

1 152 (100.00%) VBA
2 88 (57.89%) SQL
3 55 (36.18%) Banking
4 41 (26.97%) Finance
5 35 (23.03%) MS Excel
6 34 (22.37%) C#
7 30 (19.74%) SQL Server
8 28 (18.42%) .NET
9 26 (17.11%) MS Access
9 26 (17.11%) Microsoft
9 26 (17.11%) Front Office
10 23 (15.13%) RAD
11 20 (13.16%) Fixed Income
11 20 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
12 19 (12.50%) Derivative
13 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (11.18%) MS Office
14 16 (10.53%) VB
14 16 (10.53%) Investment Banking
14 16 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (9.87%) Oracle
16 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (8.55%) Equities
16 13 (8.55%) Migration
17 11 (7.24%) Retail
17 11 (7.24%) JavaScript
18 10 (6.58%) Windows
18 10 (6.58%) Web Development
18 10 (6.58%) jQuery
19 8 (5.26%) Degree

VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 VBA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) SAS
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (23.03%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (11.18%) MS Office
4 6 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.32%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) WAN
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.11%) MS Access
3 16 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.97%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.32%) OLTP
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.32%) MySQL
7 2 (1.32%) DTS
7 2 (1.32%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) QlikView
8 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (36.18%) Banking
2 41 (26.97%) Finance
3 26 (17.11%) Front Office
4 16 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.24%) Retail
6 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.32%) Billing
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.42%) .NET
2 10 (6.58%) jQuery
3 7 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (3.29%) HTML
5 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.97%) Web Services
6 3 (1.97%) XML
6 3 (1.97%) JSON
7 2 (1.32%) WPF
7 2 (1.32%) REST
7 2 (1.32%) XHTML
7 2 (1.32%) CSS
7 2 (1.32%) SOAP
8 1 (0.66%) ADO
8 1 (0.66%) OLE
8 1 (0.66%) DAO
8 1 (0.66%) Flash
8 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Fixed Income
2 19 (12.50%) Derivative
3 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.55%) Equities
5 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.61%) Market Risk
6 6 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (3.95%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.97%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.58%) Windows
2 7 (4.61%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) RAD
2 13 (8.55%) Migration
3 10 (6.58%) Web Development
4 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (4.61%) Multithreading
5 7 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (3.95%) Project Management
6 6 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (3.95%) Risk Management
7 5 (3.29%) Validation
7 5 (3.29%) Fund Management
7 5 (3.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (3.29%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.29%) Analytics
8 4 (2.63%) Greeks
8 4 (2.63%) Release Management
8 4 (2.63%) Project Planning
8 4 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) VBA
2 88 (57.89%) SQL
3 34 (22.37%) C#
4 16 (10.53%) VB
5 11 (7.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.61%) Java
7 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.95%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.63%) C++
9 3 (1.97%) Python
10 2 (1.32%) Perl
10 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) VBScript
11 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) HND
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) Basel III
2 1 (0.66%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.66%) EMIR
2 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.61%) Bloomberg
5 6 (3.95%) thinkFolio
6 5 (3.29%) Fidessa
6 5 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.63%) Cognos
8 3 (1.97%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) IBM
9 2 (1.32%) Advent
9 2 (1.32%) Perforce
9 2 (1.32%) Teradata
9 2 (1.32%) Google
10 1 (0.66%) Sun
10 1 (0.66%) Sybase
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