Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 720 764 704
Rank change year-on-year +44 -60 -79
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 142 91 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.098% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 69 128
England median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% -4.76%
10th Percentile £287 £248 £279
90th Percentile £618 £538 £579
UK median daily rate £475 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.71% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
England median hourly rate £31.29 £13.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.65% -68.48% +40.39%
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £41.24
% change year-on-year +46.15% -68.48% +40.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA Developer in England

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA Developer in England

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA Developer in England

VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA Developer in England

VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VBA Developer in England

VBA Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London +33 108 £541 +35.31% 3
South West +9 15 £375 -11.76%
South East +1 8 £300 +9.09%
Midlands +31 6 £238 -13.64%
North of England +59 5 £333 -19.64%
West Midlands +21 5 £238 +5.56%
North West - 4 £333 -
Yorkshire +25 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
VBA Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring VBA Developer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) VBA
2 104 (73.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (41.55%) SQL
4 58 (40.85%) Front Office
5 56 (39.44%) SQL Server
6 49 (34.51%) Banking
7 46 (32.39%) C#
8 45 (31.69%) Finance
9 39 (27.46%) Oracle
9 39 (27.46%) RAD
10 37 (26.06%) Derivative
11 33 (23.24%) C++
12 32 (22.54%) Python
13 28 (19.72%) Fixed Income
14 25 (17.61%) Risk Management
14 25 (17.61%) .NET
15 23 (16.20%) MS Access
16 19 (13.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (13.38%) Quantitative Research
17 18 (12.68%) VB
18 17 (11.97%) Investment Banking
18 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
18 17 (11.97%) Spreadsheet
19 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (10.56%) Java
21 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
22 13 (9.15%) Asset Management
22 13 (9.15%) .NET Framework
22 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
23 12 (8.45%) Degree

VBA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 104 (73.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (11.97%) Spreadsheet
3 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Orchestrade
1 2 (1.41%) RMDS
2 1 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) G Suite
1 4 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.20%) MS Access
3 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.52%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.82%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.82%) KDB
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.41%) Power BI
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 58 (40.85%) Front Office
2 49 (34.51%) Banking
3 45 (31.69%) Finance
4 17 (11.97%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Automotive
6 2 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Electronics
6 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) .NET
2 13 (9.15%) .NET Framework
3 10 (7.04%) HTML
4 5 (3.52%) ActiveX
4 5 (3.52%) CSS
5 4 (2.82%) jQuery
6 3 (2.11%) ADO
7 2 (1.41%) MDX
8 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.70%) RESTful
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.70%) WinForms
8 1 (0.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.06%) Derivative
2 28 (19.72%) Fixed Income
3 19 (13.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.52%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.82%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.82%) Equities
7 4 (2.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (2.11%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.11%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.70%) FMCG
9 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.46%) RAD
2 25 (17.61%) Risk Management
3 19 (13.38%) Quantitative Research
4 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.15%) Asset Management
5 11 (7.75%) Data Analysis
6 8 (5.63%) SDLC
6 8 (5.63%) Workflow
7 7 (4.93%) Investment Management
7 7 (4.93%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.93%) Migration
7 7 (4.93%) Wealth Management
8 6 (4.23%) OO
9 5 (3.52%) Analytics
9 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.52%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.52%) Planning and Forecasting
9 5 (3.52%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (2.82%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (2.82%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) VBA
2 59 (41.55%) SQL
3 46 (32.39%) C#
4 33 (23.24%) C++
5 32 (22.54%) Python
6 18 (12.68%) VB
7 15 (10.56%) Java
8 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.82%) Google Apps Script
9 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.70%) Perl
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (8.45%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.70%) MOS
4 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) MiFID
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (27.46%) Oracle
2 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.82%) Bloomberg
3 4 (2.82%) Google
4 3 (2.11%) Reuters
4 3 (2.11%) Sybase
5 2 (1.41%) Cognos
5 2 (1.41%) Retek
5 2 (1.41%) Sun
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) Informatica
6 1 (0.70%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Tableau
6 1 (0.70%) TIBCO