The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Edinburgh 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 72 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Access 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.29% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.96% 1.73% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.90 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -20.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 173 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.75% 16.80% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 70 71
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £28.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.06% +41.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MS Access
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MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) VB
7 1 (7.69%) VBA
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Intranet
7 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix