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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 72 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Access 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 1.24% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £321 £340
% change year-on-year
-14.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.89% +22.50%
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
210 242 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.39% 14.17% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 143 147
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.72% +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VBA
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) VBScript
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management

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 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQLite
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
4 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) International Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Access Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Excel Developer
2 4 (28.57%) VBA Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VBA Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior RAD Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) VBA Programmer
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 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
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%) Test Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO