The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 88 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs citing MS Access 2 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.29% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 1.34% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £275 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% -13.33%

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 298 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.52% 21.38% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 157 141
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Access
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) EPiServer

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Access Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) EPiServer