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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VBA Developer
Rank 529 516 454
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -62
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 83 58 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 104
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £220 £305
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -27.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £23.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £23.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.02%

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
51314 48841 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31055 29011 30174
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 £230
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 1971 2118 2640
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 £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 28 August 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 16 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 28 August 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 +8 80 £446 -12.92% 14
London +19 57 £475 -9.52% 13
City of London +24 21 £475 -17.39% 5
South West -27 9 £295 +34.09% 1
East of England -24 3 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £290 -
South East -6 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £295 -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Yorkshire +5 1 £300 +20.00%
West Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Essex - 1 £300 -
Leeds - 1 £300 -
Middlesbrough - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Erith - - - -

VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 165 (100.00%) VBA
2 90 (54.55%) SQL
3 47 (28.48%) Finance
4 44 (26.67%) Banking
5 33 (20.00%) C#
6 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
7 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
7 27 (16.36%) Front Office
8 24 (14.55%) Fixed Income
9 22 (13.33%) .NET
10 21 (12.73%) VB
10 21 (12.73%) MS Access
10 21 (12.73%) Spreadsheet
11 20 (12.12%) Investment Banking
12 18 (10.91%) Microsoft
13 13 (7.88%) Migration
14 12 (7.27%) Derivative
15 11 (6.67%) RAD
15 11 (6.67%) Degree
15 11 (6.67%) Asset Management
16 9 (5.45%) Retail
17 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (4.85%) Equities
17 8 (4.85%) Oracle
17 8 (4.85%) Cognos
18 7 (4.24%) T-SQL
18 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (4.24%) Investment Management
19 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared

VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.73%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.03%) MS Office
3 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.82%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.21%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.61%) Global One
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.61%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) FTP
1 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.73%) MS Access
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.21%) QlikView
7 2 (1.21%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.21%) MySQL
7 2 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.21%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.61%) OLTP
8 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.61%) DTS
8 1 (0.61%) Ingres
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 47 (28.48%) Finance
2 44 (26.67%) Banking
3 27 (16.36%) Front Office
4 20 (12.12%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.45%) Retail
6 4 (2.42%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (1.82%) Web Services
2 3 (1.82%) XML
3 2 (1.21%) XHTML
3 2 (1.21%) HTML
3 2 (1.21%) WPF
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) CSS
4 1 (0.61%) OLE
4 1 (0.61%) Ajax
4 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.61%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Fixed Income
2 12 (7.27%) Derivative
3 8 (4.85%) Equities
4 5 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.42%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.82%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.64%) Windows
2 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (7.88%) Migration
2 11 (6.67%) RAD
2 11 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (4.24%) Investment Management
5 5 (3.03%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 4 (2.42%) Unit Testing
6 4 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.42%) OO
7 3 (1.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (1.82%) Change Management
7 3 (1.82%) Release Management
7 3 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (1.82%) Fund Management
7 3 (1.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (1.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (1.82%) Greeks
8 2 (1.21%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.21%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) VBA
2 90 (54.55%) SQL
3 33 (20.00%) C#
4 21 (12.73%) VB
5 7 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.64%) Java
7 4 (2.42%) VBScript
7 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.21%) VB6
9 2 (1.21%) Perl
9 2 (1.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.61%) QA
1 1 (0.61%) Basel III
1 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
1 1 (0.61%) EMIR
1 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.85%) Oracle
2 8 (4.85%) Cognos
3 6 (3.64%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.82%) SAP
5 2 (1.21%) Advent
5 2 (1.21%) Google
5 2 (1.21%) IBM
5 2 (1.21%) Sybase
6 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.61%) Sun
6 1 (0.61%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.61%) EMC
6 1 (0.61%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
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