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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 160 176 160
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Access 10 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 2.34% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 24
Median daily rate £500 £436 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -7.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.57 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-16.53% +30.31%
MS Access
London

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
840 1541 1364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.58% 26.01% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 1210 1039
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016, 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 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Finance
4 14 (53.85%) VBA
5 13 (50.00%) Banking
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) C#
9 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
10 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
10 5 (19.23%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 4 (15.38%) Validation
11 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (11.54%) Data Management
12 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
12 3 (11.54%) Front Office
12 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
12 3 (11.54%) MS Project

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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Project
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) QlikView
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Front Office
5 1 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) VBA Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Excel Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Excel VBA Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Excel Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) MDX
3 2 (7.69%) WinForms
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) VBA
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Basel II
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau
2 1 (3.85%) Teradata