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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 125 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Access 2 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.075% 0.85% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.49% 4.27% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 9
Average daily rate
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£185 £304 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.09% +23.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.39%
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
405 515 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.17% 19.82% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 258 184
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £17.50 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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
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 18 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +7 1 £185 -47.14%
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
MS Access
South East

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) DTS

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft