The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 180 191 173
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Access 22 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.45% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.70% 1.96% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 37
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £250 £298
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.80 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.27 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.80% -1.31%
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1291 1687 1527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.74% 23.14% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1272 1145
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 21
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.80 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £50.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) MS Excel
3 29 (50.88%) Finance
4 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
6 20 (35.09%) VBA
7 18 (31.58%) Banking
8 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (21.05%) Oracle
10 10 (17.54%) MS Office
10 10 (17.54%) Data Management
11 9 (15.79%) .NET
11 9 (15.79%) C#
11 9 (15.79%) MS Visio
12 8 (14.04%) HTML
13 7 (12.28%) Business Objects
13 7 (12.28%) Windows
13 7 (12.28%) Retail
13 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
13 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (12.28%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.53%) Degree
14 6 (10.53%) Web Services
14 6 (10.53%) XML
14 6 (10.53%) VB
14 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
14 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (54.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 9 (15.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (12.28%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (5.26%) MS Project
6 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.75%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) VPN
2 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.77%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (8.77%) Data Mart
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.02%) QlikView
6 3 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (3.51%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.51%) PowerCenter
7 2 (3.51%) SQLite
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) JIRA
2 3 (5.26%) Toad
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Retail
4 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Marketing
6 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.51%) Games
8 1 (1.75%) Front Office
8 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.75%) International Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Analyst
2 19 (33.33%) Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Data Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Author
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Author
5 4 (7.02%) Access Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Writer
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mart Developer
7 2 (3.51%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (3.51%) VBA Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) CSS
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.51%) WCF
6 2 (3.51%) WPF
6 2 (3.51%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.51%) JSP
6 2 (3.51%) SOAP
6 2 (3.51%) Struts
6 2 (3.51%) Swing
6 2 (3.51%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.26%) Copywriting
3 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.51%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Equities
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Data Management
2 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
3 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.77%) Migration
4 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.77%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.02%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.26%) CRM
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 3 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.51%) BDD
7 2 (3.51%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 20 (35.09%) VBA
3 9 (15.79%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) VB
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.77%) VBScript
6 3 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.51%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (3.51%) Control-M
2 1 (1.75%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Business Objects
4 6 (10.53%) Informatica
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 3 (5.26%) Teradata
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) Splunk
6 2 (3.51%) DataFlux
6 2 (3.51%) CODA
6 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.51%) Sybase
6 2 (3.51%) SunGard
6 2 (3.51%) Cognos
6 2 (3.51%) Siebel
6 2 (3.51%) Trillium
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) Logi Analytics