The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 60 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 1.24% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £285 £265
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -9.19%
MS Access
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
141 161 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.43% 24.39% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 116 90
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.21% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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
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 29 August 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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