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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 73 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Access 12 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.27% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.38% 1.60% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £285 £268
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -20.91%
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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
223 187 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.26% 16.58% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 67 59
Average daily rate £364 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £28.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.52% +41.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.30 £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VBScript
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
7 1 (7.14%) assyst
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) WFM
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) Windows

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) WFM
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
1 2 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix