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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VBA Developer
Rank 548 511 409
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -102
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 81 70 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 129
Average daily rate
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£383 £475 £471
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £220 £325
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -32.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £10.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +144.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £10.22
% change year-on-year
- +144.73%

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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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 11 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 20 October 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 -22 75 £395 -16.84% 9
London +16 49 £475 -9.52% 7
City of London +22 20 £475 -13.63% 5
South West -27 9 £300 +36.36%
South East -10 7 £288 -11.53% 1
Banbury - - - -
Erith - - - -
Street - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -

VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 142 (100.00%) VBA
2 64 (45.07%) SQL
3 40 (28.17%) Banking
4 37 (26.06%) Finance
5 34 (23.94%) C#
6 30 (21.13%) Front Office
7 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
7 26 (18.31%) MS Excel
8 24 (16.90%) .NET
9 23 (16.20%) Fixed Income
10 20 (14.08%) VB
11 18 (12.68%) Spreadsheet
12 17 (11.97%) MS Access
12 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (10.56%) Derivative
14 15 (10.56%) Investment Banking
15 13 (9.15%) RAD
16 11 (7.75%) MS Office
16 11 (7.75%) Retail
16 11 (7.75%) Migration
17 10 (7.04%) Windows
18 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (6.34%) Degree
18 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (5.63%) TIBCO
19 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
19 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 7 (4.93%) Oracle
20 7 (4.93%) Java

VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) SAS
2 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.68%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (7.75%) MS Office
4 6 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.41%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.41%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.70%) Global One
2 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) WAN
2 1 (0.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.97%) MS Access
3 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.11%) DTS
7 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.41%) OLTP
8 2 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.41%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (1.41%) QlikView
8 2 (1.41%) MySQL
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.70%) Ingres
9 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (28.17%) Banking
2 37 (26.06%) Finance
3 30 (21.13%) Front Office
4 15 (10.56%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.75%) Retail
6 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.41%) Billing
8 2 (1.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) XHTML
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) WPF
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.70%) Flash
4 1 (0.70%) ADO
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) OLE
4 1 (0.70%) DAO
4 1 (0.70%) Ajax
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Fixed Income
2 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.56%) Derivative
4 5 (3.52%) Equities
4 5 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.11%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.11%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Windows XP
2 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.15%) RAD
2 11 (7.75%) Migration
3 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (4.93%) Multithreading
6 6 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.23%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.52%) Investment Management
7 5 (3.52%) Validation
7 5 (3.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (2.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.82%) Data Management
8 4 (2.82%) Project Management
9 3 (2.11%) ETL
9 3 (2.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.11%) Greeks
9 3 (2.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (2.11%) Release Management
9 3 (2.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) VBA
2 64 (45.07%) SQL
3 34 (23.94%) C#
4 20 (14.08%) VB
5 7 (4.93%) Java
6 5 (3.52%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.82%) VBScript
7 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.11%) Perl
9 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.41%) C++
9 2 (1.41%) VB6
10 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) HND
3 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.70%) QA
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.70%) Basel III
1 1 (0.70%) Solvency II
1 1 (0.70%) EMIR
1 1 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) TIBCO
3 7 (4.93%) Oracle
4 5 (3.52%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.52%) SAP
5 3 (2.11%) Cognos
6 2 (1.41%) IBM
6 2 (1.41%) Sybase
6 2 (1.41%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.41%) Teradata
6 2 (1.41%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) Advent
7 1 (0.70%) Sun
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