The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 109 99 134
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +35
Contract jobs citing MS Access 22 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.82% 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.89% 4.94% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Average daily rate £318 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
450 405 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.66% 16.52% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 155 134
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 10 £296 +3.94% 1
Newbury -1 1 £413 -
Ascot - - - -
Slough - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
MS Access
South East

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (28.89%) MS Office
6 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 12 (26.67%) VB
7 11 (24.44%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) Business Objects
7 11 (24.44%) 2G
7 11 (24.44%) 3G
8 10 (22.22%) MPLS
8 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
8 10 (22.22%) Huawei
8 10 (22.22%) LTE
8 10 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
9 9 (20.00%) System Testing
9 9 (20.00%) HSRP
9 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.00%) Network Design
9 9 (20.00%) VPN
9 9 (20.00%) CRM
9 9 (20.00%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.00%) OSPF
9 9 (20.00%) BGP
9 9 (20.00%) RSVP
9 9 (20.00%) VRRP
10 8 (17.78%) Nortel

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) 3G
1 11 (24.44%) 2G
2 10 (22.22%) LTE
2 10 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
2 10 (22.22%) MPLS
2 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 9 (20.00%) VPN
3 9 (20.00%) OSPF
3 9 (20.00%) BGP
3 9 (20.00%) RSVP
3 9 (20.00%) VRRP
3 9 (20.00%) HSRP
4 7 (15.56%) DWDM
4 7 (15.56%) ATM
4 7 (15.56%) SDH
5 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.89%) QlikView
3 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Billing
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (15.56%) CRM Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Information Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Report Developer
7 3 (6.67%) NHS Information Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 7 (15.56%) CSS
3 4 (8.89%) MDX
4 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Extraction
2 3 (6.67%) NHS
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Xbox
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
1 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) CRM
1 9 (20.00%) Network Design
1 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (20.00%) System Testing
2 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Information Management
7 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
7 3 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.44%) Data Entry
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) VB
3 9 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.11%) VBA
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Business Objects
3 10 (22.22%) Huawei
4 8 (17.78%) Nortel
5 7 (15.56%) BT
5 7 (15.56%) OPNET
6 4 (8.89%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.22%) Acme Packet