Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 222 237
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 +10
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 24 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 31
City of London median daily rate £550 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -13.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £368 £312 £280
90th Percentile £638 £538 £575
Central London median daily rate £545 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +36.25% -15.79% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA Developer in the City of London

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA Developer in the City of London

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA Developer in the City of London

VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA Developer in the City of London

VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, VBA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring VBA Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) VBA
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (58.33%) Front Office
3 14 (58.33%) Banking
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 7 (29.17%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
8 5 (20.83%) MS Access
8 5 (20.83%) C++
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) RAD
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Derivative
10 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
10 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
11 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (8.33%) Reuters

VBA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (29.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Orchestrade
1 2 (8.33%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MS Access
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 14 (58.33%) Banking
1 14 (58.33%) Front Office
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) RAD
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) VBA
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 2 (8.33%) Reuters
4 1 (4.17%) Retek
4 1 (4.17%) Sun