Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £490 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VBA Developer
London > Central London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 250 244
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 +22
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 32 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.34% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 14
Central London median daily rate £490 £525 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +29.23% -18.75%
10th Percentile £274 £275 £302
90th Percentile £690 £638 £510
London median daily rate £463 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,926 8,194 7,492
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 94.76% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,897 6,380 5,805
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £310
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 114 88
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.05 £17.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% +4.90% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £30.20 £34.03 £55.00
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.44 £19.23
% change year-on-year -2.13% +6.27% +1.13%

VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured VBA Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VBA Developer in Central London

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA Developer in Central London

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA Developer in Central London

VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA Developer in Central London

VBA Developer
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBA Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 31 £490 -8.84% 1
VBA Developer
London

VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, VBA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region featuring VBA Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) VBA
2 30 (93.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (68.75%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 15 (46.88%) C#
5 15 (46.88%) Front Office
6 14 (43.75%) Python
7 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Equities
8 10 (31.25%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (28.13%) Derivative
9 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
10 8 (25.00%) MS Access
11 7 (21.88%) XML
12 6 (18.75%) Banking
12 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
12 6 (18.75%) Time Management
12 6 (18.75%) Tableau
12 6 (18.75%) Prototyping
12 6 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (15.63%) FactSet
13 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.63%) R
13 5 (15.63%) Migration
13 5 (15.63%) .NET

VBA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (31.25%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) MS Access
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) MSTest
4 1 (3.13%) NUnit
4 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Front Office
3 6 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ActiveX
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 10 (31.25%) Equities
3 9 (28.13%) Derivative
4 5 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
5 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
6 2 (6.25%) Reinsurance
7 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (3.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.13%) Podcast
7 1 (3.13%) Tandem
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (18.75%) Prototyping
3 6 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 6 (18.75%) Time Management
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Reference Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Structured Programming
7 2 (6.25%) EAM
7 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) VBA
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) R
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) VB
9 1 (3.13%) Perl
9 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Tableau
3 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
3 5 (15.63%) FactSet
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) CODA
5 1 (3.13%) GoldenSource