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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 73 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% - 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Average daily rate £340 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 - £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
213 128 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.56% 17.14% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 48 82
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £70.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
Scotland

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 17 April 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 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) BPMN
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Process Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) CRD IV
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Video Editing

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) BPMN
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Basel III
1 1 (10.00%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects