The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel VBA Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel VBA Developer
Rank - 125 117
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £313 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Excel VBA Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2749 2524 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.06% 94.07% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1487 1138
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 163 158
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Excel VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Excel VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Excel VBA Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the West Midlands region.

Excel VBA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Excel VBA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Excel VBA Developer across the West Midlands region.

Excel VBA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Excel VBA Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Excel 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 Excel VBA Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DAO
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ADO
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Excel 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 Excel VBA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ADO
1 2 (66.67%) DAO
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) RAD
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft