The median contractor rate for an Excel VBA Developer was £398 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Excel VBA Developer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 616 589
Rank change year-on-year +44 -27  
Contract jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 29 28 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.052% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 45
Median daily rate £398 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -9.67% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.82

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Excel VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Excel VBA Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Excel VBA Developer in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Excel VBA Developer in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Excel VBA Developer in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Excel VBA Developer in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 29 £398 -0.62% 2
London +22 21 £398 -20.50% 1
West Midlands - 3 £318 -
South East +32 2 £375 - 1
City of London -5 2 £450 -10.00%
Coventry - 2 £318 -
South West +1 1 £375 -
Bristol -7 1 £375 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Excel VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Excel 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 featuring Excel VBA Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) VBA
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) C#
4 21 (36.84%) Front Office
5 18 (31.58%) RAD
5 18 (31.58%) Banking
6 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
6 16 (28.07%) Finance
7 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
8 10 (17.54%) Derivative
8 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
8 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.54%) MS Access
8 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (17.54%) .NET
9 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.04%) Degree
11 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (12.28%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (12.28%) Hedge funds
12 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
12 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
12 6 (10.53%) Credit Risk
12 6 (10.53%) Market Risk
12 6 (10.53%) Bloomberg
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree

Excel VBA Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (3.51%) SAS
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (12.28%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) MS Access
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) Power BI
7 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 21 (36.84%) Front Office
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 16 (28.07%) Finance
4 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.75%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Derivative
2 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.28%) Hedge funds
4 6 (10.53%) Credit Risk
4 6 (10.53%) Market Risk
5 4 (7.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (5.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.75%) Equities
7 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.75%) FMCG
7 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
1 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
1 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) RAD
2 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Analytics
5 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 4 (7.02%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Quantitative Research
6 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.51%) HOOD
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.75%) Content Management
8 1 (1.75%) Release Management
8 1 (1.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) VBA
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 21 (36.84%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) VB
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.02%) VB6
6 3 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.75%) AAT
3 1 (1.75%) ACCA
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) MOS
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Bloomberg
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) BISAM
4 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Sun
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