The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VBA Developer
Rank 533 510 485
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 61 60 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 72
Average daily rate
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£434 £483 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +26.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £168 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £318
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.63 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 - £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 - £22.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 - £17.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 31 July 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 19 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 31 July 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 -29 56 £446 -9.84% 13
London +16 41 £463 -7.73% 10
City of London +25 14 £450 -14.28% 6
South West -20 5 £400 - 2
East of England -19 4 £350 +100.00%
West Midlands -23 3 £300 +100.00%
Essex - 2 £300 -
South East -9 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £235 - 1
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Erith - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 145 (100.00%) VBA
2 83 (57.24%) SQL
3 45 (31.03%) Finance
4 38 (26.21%) Banking
5 28 (19.31%) C#
6 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
7 25 (17.24%) Front Office
8 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
9 19 (13.10%) MS Access
9 19 (13.10%) Fixed Income
10 18 (12.41%) VB
11 17 (11.72%) Investment Banking
12 16 (11.03%) Microsoft
13 15 (10.34%) .NET
13 15 (10.34%) RAD
14 14 (9.66%) Spreadsheet
15 12 (8.28%) Migration
16 11 (7.59%) Asset Management
17 8 (5.52%) Equities
17 8 (5.52%) Derivative
17 8 (5.52%) Degree
17 8 (5.52%) Investment Management
18 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
19 6 (4.14%) Cognos
19 6 (4.14%) Retail
19 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
19 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
20 5 (3.45%) Predictive Modelling
20 5 (3.45%) Market Risk

VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.66%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.07%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.38%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.69%) Global One
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.69%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) FTP
1 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) MS Access
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) DTS
6 1 (0.69%) Ingres
6 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.69%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (0.69%) QlikView
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.69%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 45 (31.03%) Finance
2 38 (26.21%) Banking
3 25 (17.24%) Front Office
4 17 (11.72%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.14%) Retail
6 4 (2.76%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (2.07%) XML
3 2 (1.38%) Web Services
3 2 (1.38%) MDX
3 2 (1.38%) WPF
4 1 (0.69%) HTML
4 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.69%) CSS
4 1 (0.69%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.69%) XHTML
4 1 (0.69%) Ajax
4 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.10%) Fixed Income
2 8 (5.52%) Equities
2 8 (5.52%) Derivative
3 5 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.07%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.07%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.34%) RAD
2 12 (8.28%) Migration
3 11 (7.59%) Asset Management
4 8 (5.52%) Investment Management
5 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (3.45%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (2.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (2.07%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.07%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.07%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.07%) Fund Management
8 3 (2.07%) OO
9 2 (1.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.38%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.38%) Logistics
9 2 (1.38%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (1.38%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.38%) Data Management
9 2 (1.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) VBA
2 83 (57.24%) SQL
3 28 (19.31%) C#
4 18 (12.41%) VB
5 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.76%) VBScript
7 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.07%) Java
8 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.38%) VB6
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.52%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) Basel III
1 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) Cognos
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle
4 3 (2.07%) SAP
5 2 (1.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
6 1 (0.69%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.69%) EMC
6 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.69%) Advent
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