The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 107 119 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Access 12 7 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.27% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 1.53% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
Average daily rate
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£200 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £350 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £260
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -22.85%
MS Access
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
341 458 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.60% 17.86% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 185 212
Average daily rate £370 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 14
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Access across the Berkshire region.

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Berkshire region.

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 3 £200 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £210 -
Reading +6 1 - -
Newbury -2 1 £398 +13.57%
Bracknell - - - -
MS Access
South East

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Access also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Access.

1 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
4 7 (22.58%) VBA
4 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Billing
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.13%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Information Management
6 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) LTE
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) 2G
7 4 (12.90%) 3G
7 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
8 3 (9.68%) NHS
8 3 (9.68%) ERP
8 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 3 (9.68%) MS Office
8 3 (9.68%) VB

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Access also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Access. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) 3G
1 4 (12.90%) 2G
1 4 (12.90%) LTE
2 2 (6.45%) 4G
2 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (6.45%) HSRP
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) DWDM
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) OSPF
2 2 (6.45%) BGP
2 2 (6.45%) RSVP
2 2 (6.45%) VRRP
2 2 (6.45%) ATM
2 2 (6.45%) SDH
3 1 (3.23%) UMTS
3 1 (3.23%) GPRS
3 1 (3.23%) SGSN
3 1 (3.23%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) QlikView
4 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Billing
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Access Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) NHS Information Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Report Developer
6 2 (6.45%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) MDX
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
3 3 (9.68%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) EPoS
5 1 (3.23%) FMCG
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Information Management
4 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) VBA
3 3 (9.68%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) HND
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Nortel
4 2 (6.45%) BT
4 2 (6.45%) Huawei
4 2 (6.45%) Ciena
5 1 (3.23%) Actix
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.23%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.23%) IBM