The median contractor rate for a VBA Developer was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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.

VBA Developer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 585 532
Rank change year-on-year +49 -53  
Contract jobs requiring a VBA Developer 51 67 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 84
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.07 £27.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.18% -1.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.07 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -44.18% -1.81%  

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 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
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 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
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 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

VBA Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA Developer in the UK

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBA Developer in the UK

VBA Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBA Developer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBA Developer in the UK

VBA Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBA Developer in the UK

VBA Developer
Top 22 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +35 51 £393 +4.66% 6
London -4 35 £411 +1.23% 4
West Midlands +28 5 £310 -11.42%
South West +1 4 £375 -
Bristol -7 4 £375 -
South East +38 3 £375 +42.85% 2
City of London -7 3 £444 -11.25%
Coventry - 3 £318 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
North West +27 1 £388 +19.23%
East of England -7 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £388 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £388 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

VBA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 featuring VBA Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) VBA
2 79 (89.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
4 37 (42.05%) SQL
5 30 (34.09%) Finance
6 28 (31.82%) C#
7 27 (30.68%) Front Office
8 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 23 (26.14%) RAD
10 22 (25.00%) Banking
11 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (17.05%) Derivative
12 15 (17.05%) Investment Banking
13 14 (15.91%) MS Access
13 14 (15.91%) .NET
14 11 (12.50%) Degree
14 11 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
15 10 (11.36%) VB
16 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
17 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
17 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (9.09%) Oracle
18 7 (7.95%) Bloomberg
18 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 7 (7.95%) Python
18 7 (7.95%) SAP
18 7 (7.95%) Asset Management

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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 79 (89.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.91%) MS Access
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.55%) Power BI
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (1.14%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 27 (30.68%) Front Office
3 22 (25.00%) Banking
4 15 (17.05%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.82%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Back Office
6 2 (2.27%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.14%) Automotive
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) French Language
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.27%) ActiveX
2 2 (2.27%) ADO
3 1 (1.14%) MDX
3 1 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Derivative
2 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.95%) Hedge funds
5 6 (6.82%) Credit Risk
5 6 (6.82%) Market Risk
6 5 (5.68%) Fixed Income
7 4 (4.55%) Equities
8 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.14%) FMCG
8 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) RAD
2 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
6 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) SDLC
7 5 (5.68%) Time Management
7 5 (5.68%) Validation
8 4 (4.55%) Analytics
8 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.41%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.41%) Quantitative Research
10 2 (2.27%) Data Analytics
10 2 (2.27%) DNA
10 2 (2.27%) Robotic Process Automation
10 2 (2.27%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) VBA
2 37 (42.05%) SQL
3 28 (31.82%) C#
4 10 (11.36%) VB
5 7 (7.95%) Python
6 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.68%) C++
7 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.68%) VB6
8 3 (3.41%) VBScript
9 2 (2.27%) Java
10 1 (1.14%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.14%) AAT
5 1 (1.14%) ACCA
5 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.14%) MOS
5 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.14%) PMO
2 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) Bloomberg
3 7 (7.95%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.27%) Ariba
6 1 (1.14%) BISAM
6 1 (1.14%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.14%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.14%) Retek
6 1 (1.14%) Reuters
6 1 (1.14%) Sun
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