The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 59 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Access 16 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.73% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.27% 2.37% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.39%
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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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
220 169 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.84% 24.18% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 127 137
Average daily rate £393 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.90 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.72% -38.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 10 (31.25%) VBA
6 10 (31.25%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) VB
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) VB6
8 7 (21.88%) Banking
9 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
9 6 (18.75%) V-Model
9 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 6 (18.75%) Open Source

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (9.38%) LiveCycle
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (12.50%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Analyst Programmer
3 10 (31.25%) Programmer
4 7 (21.88%) MI Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Access Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) VB Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) VB Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) TDD
2 6 (18.75%) Scrum
2 6 (18.75%) V-Model
2 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) VBA
3 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (21.88%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) VB
4 7 (21.88%) VB6
5 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (15.63%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
3 3 (9.38%) Teradata
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) Telerik
5 1 (3.13%) Ariba