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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 153 135 179
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +44
Contract jobs citing MS Access 13 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 2.19% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 16
Median daily rate £425 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +49.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £181 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £19.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-18.23% -30.35%
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
893 867 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.21% 25.40% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 709 1057
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) VBA
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) VB
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Solvency II
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) QlikView
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) VB6
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) NHS

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 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 2 (12.50%) QlikView
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Access Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Access VBA Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Business Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (18.75%) VBA Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Excel Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
1 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) VBA
3 4 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) Solvency II
3 1 (6.25%) DICOM
3 1 (6.25%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) InterSystems
2 1 (6.25%) SAP