Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £478 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 243 254
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 32 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.35% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 20
Central London median daily rate £478 £548 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +25.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £281 £366 £314
90th Percentile £705 £637 £538
London median daily rate £450 £499 £375
% change year-on-year -9.77% +33.00% -21.05%
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 8,667 7,672 7,768
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 94.92% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,728 5,904 6,027
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £303
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 107 93
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +4.93% -4.17%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.60 £33.25 £48.11
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.10% +0.16%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -2 32 £478 -13.18% 2
VBA Developer
London

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 23 (71.88%) Finance
4 21 (65.63%) SQL
5 18 (56.25%) C#
6 14 (43.75%) Front Office
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (34.38%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (31.25%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (21.88%) XML
11 7 (21.88%) Banking
11 7 (21.88%) Derivative
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (18.75%) Fixed Income
12 6 (18.75%) Equities
12 6 (18.75%) MS Access
13 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
13 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
14 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
14 4 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
14 4 (12.50%) Subversion
14 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (12.50%) Time Management

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%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (34.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MS Access
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (9.38%) Power BI
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Front Office
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ActiveX
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Derivative
2 6 (18.75%) Equities
2 6 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
4 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
5 2 (6.25%) Reinsurance
6 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
2 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 4 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 4 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.38%) Data Management
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
4 3 (9.38%) RAD
4 3 (9.38%) Reference Data Management
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Structured Programming
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) VBA
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) R
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Bloomberg
2 3 (9.38%) FactSet
2 3 (9.38%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase