The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 90 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs citing MS Access 8 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.23% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 1.09% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 13
Average daily rate £185 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £206 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £21.86
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +25.80%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
387 274 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.90% 20.88% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 164 146
Average daily rate £320 £295 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £394 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.30 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MS Access
England

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Access across the East Midlands region.

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the East Midlands region.

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 4 £185 -
Northamptonshire -16 3 £375 +7.14%
Derbyshire - 1 £105 -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Cognos
6 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) SAS
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Banking

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Report Writer
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com