The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 124 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Access 14 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.65% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.28% 2.74% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £99 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £473 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £16.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.88% -25.55%
MS Access
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
615 693 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.15% 23.63% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 390 250
Average daily rate £400 £375 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 28
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.76 £21.80 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 7 - - 1
Essex -7 7 £350 +20.68% 1
MS Access
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) MS Office
4 8 (33.33%) VBA
4 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Cognos
6 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
6 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) Service Management
6 5 (20.83%) IBM
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) Lotus
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) CMDB
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (12.50%) AS400
8 3 (12.50%) CODA
8 3 (12.50%) BMC
8 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 3 (12.50%) SunGard
8 3 (12.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (20.83%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SunGard AvantGard
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.17%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Statistician
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Flash
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Statistics
1 5 (20.83%) CMDB
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) AS400
3 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 3 (12.50%) iSeries
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) AIX
1 3 (12.50%) Solaris
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 5 (20.83%) Service Management
1 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.17%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Lotus
4 3 (12.50%) CODA
4 3 (12.50%) BMC
4 3 (12.50%) NetApp
4 3 (12.50%) SunGard
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Ariba
6 1 (4.17%) Business Objects