The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 18 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 of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 121 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Access 23 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.75% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 3.69% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate £325 £230 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £260 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £23.70 £17.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £28.63 £25.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
758 461 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.04% 20.47% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 283 380
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 35
Average hourly rate £35.20 £29.63 £29.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
England

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Essex -21 10 £463 -
Hertfordshire -5 8 £270 +6.93% 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) MS Office
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) VBA
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (18.18%) IBM
8 6 (18.18%) BMC
8 6 (18.18%) NetApp
8 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
8 6 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (18.18%) Linux
8 6 (18.18%) UNIX
9 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.12%) AIX
10 4 (12.12%) Solaris
10 4 (12.12%) Citrix
10 4 (12.12%) Java
10 4 (12.12%) SAN
10 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
10 4 (12.12%) SCCM
10 4 (12.12%) iSeries
10 4 (12.12%) Change Control
10 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (42.42%) MS Office
3 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (9.09%) InfoPath
5 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) 2G
2 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.03%) LTE
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) RFID
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Essbase
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (12.12%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Access Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Essbase Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Process Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) XHTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) iSeries
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.12%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Informatics
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) AIX
3 4 (12.12%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
2 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
2 4 (12.12%) Change Control
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (12.12%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.06%) Time Management
4 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) VBA
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 6 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (12.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) IBM
3 6 (18.18%) BMC
3 6 (18.18%) NetApp
4 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Hyperion
7 1 (3.03%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Huawei
7 1 (3.03%) Sage
7 1 (3.03%) Mapinfo
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) EMC