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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 169 160 187
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing MS Access 6 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 2.15% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 16
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £202 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £317 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.22% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +22.50%
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
877 1212 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.50% 26.18% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 964 1014
Median daily rate £475 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (65.00%) VBA
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 10 (50.00%) Banking
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) C#
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
10 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
11 3 (15.00%) Front Office
11 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (15.00%) MS Office
11 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (15.00%) SDLC
11 3 (15.00%) QlikView
12 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 2 (10.00%) Time Management
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (10.00%) MVVM
12 2 (10.00%) Waterfall

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.00%) QlikView
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) VBA Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Excel Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Access Developer
6 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Access VBA Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (10.00%) ASP Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Database Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (10.00%) WinForms
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) MVVM
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (5.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) VBA
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata