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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 89 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.94% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 5.07% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £340 £285
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.62% +19.35%
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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
229 217 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.62% 18.45% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 114 73
Average daily rate £375 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -63.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) SAS
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Customer Insight
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) SAS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Customer Insight
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft