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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 118 160 172
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Access 35 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 2.31% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 26
Average daily rate £525 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £280 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 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 February 2016, 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 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 25 (48.08%) Finance
4 23 (44.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (42.31%) C#
5 22 (42.31%) SQL
6 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (38.46%) MDX
8 16 (30.77%) Web Development
8 16 (30.77%) PerformancePoint
9 15 (28.85%) VBA
10 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (17.31%) Degree
13 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (13.46%) Banking
14 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
15 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 6 (11.54%) .NET
15 6 (11.54%) VB
15 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
16 5 (9.62%) Data Management
16 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
16 5 (9.62%) MS Project
16 5 (9.62%) Remedy
16 5 (9.62%) Validation
16 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
16 5 (9.62%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Project
3 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.92%) PolarLake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (44.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (30.77%) PerformancePoint
6 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (7.69%) OLAP
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
10 1 (1.92%) DTS
10 1 (1.92%) OLTP
10 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Business Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Data Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Access Developer
7 4 (7.69%) VBA Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Excel Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Excel Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) MDX
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) WinForms
3 2 (3.85%) WPF
3 2 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Data Structures
3 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.85%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.92%) Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) Informatics
5 1 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Web Development
2 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Data Management
4 5 (9.62%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
4 5 (9.62%) Validation
5 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Kanban
7 2 (3.85%) MVVM
7 2 (3.85%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) C#
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) VBA
3 6 (11.54%) VB
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (1.92%) R
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Remedy
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.92%) SmartCo
4 1 (1.92%) Tableau