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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 84 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.24% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 1.66% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £306 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +21.62%
MS Access
Scotland

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
262 241 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.24% 14.47% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 150 120
Median daily rate £375 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £24.46 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.15% +103.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) VBA
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) VBScript
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) RAD
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Workflow
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
7 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQLite

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 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQLite
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
4 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) International Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) VBA Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Access Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Excel Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VBA Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) RAD Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) D3.js
3 1 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
1 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
1 3 (21.43%) RAD
1 3 (21.43%) SDLC
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) VBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 2 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO