The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 62 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 1.09% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£363 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.48% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £269
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+77.14% -5.40%
MS Access
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 184 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.99% 18.74% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 66
Average daily rate £400 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 9
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.15 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.91% -60.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+26.36% -11.29%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 1 £400 +64.94%
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
MS Access
North West

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) HPUX
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Apache

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) MI Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) HPUX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Validation
1 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Release Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP