The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 49 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.25% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.74% 2.08% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£123 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.38% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.19 £13.90
% change year-on-year
+25.06% +9.29%
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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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.67% 25.88% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 33
Average daily rate £326 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) DBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft