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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
London / City of London
Rank 149 114 159
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +45
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 1.15% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.49% 4.18% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 26
Median daily rate £438 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +5.00%

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
817 862 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.70% 27.46% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 692 959
Median daily rate £475 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +126.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing MS Access as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) VBA
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) VB
7 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.11%) VB6
10 2 (11.11%) NHS
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
10 2 (11.11%) C
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.11%) Office 365
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Access Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Access VBA Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (16.67%) VBA Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) VBA
3 5 (27.78%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) Solvency II
3 1 (5.56%) DICOM
3 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.56%) EMIR
3 1 (5.56%) HL7
3 1 (5.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) InterSystems
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle