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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 87 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 3.91% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£429 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.03% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £13.90
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.91%
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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
251 230 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.57% 17.97% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 121 76
Average daily rate £363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.36% -61.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) UML
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) SAS
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) VBA
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) HTML
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (6.67%) Lotus

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) RAD
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus