The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 51 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Access 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 0.98% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.19% 3.94% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate £550 - £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 127 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.17% 24.85% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 67 89
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £217 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.81% +127.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £37.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
West Midlands

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) VB
6 6 (33.33%) MS Office
7 5 (27.78%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (22.22%) Lotus
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) IBM Notes
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management
10 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 2 (11.11%) Workflow
10 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
10 2 (11.11%) UML
10 2 (11.11%) XHTML

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XHTML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.11%) WCF
1 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (22.22%) Lotus
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) Northgate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Westbourne Partners
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