The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 347 349 297
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Contract jobs citing MS Access 264 236 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 2.24% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 144 146
Average daily rate
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£351 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £285
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.23 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -18.57%
MS Access
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11468 10536 9600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.57% 21.64% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7619 6671 5882
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 164 216
Average hourly rate £27.78 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £13.50 £17.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Access across the England region.

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in England

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in England

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the England region.

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in England

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 100 £400 -1.77% 15
South East -15 49 £319 +63.46% 10
South West +10 23 £375 +32.74% 6
Yorkshire -3 22 £325 -31.57% 1
North West -25 20 £310 -3.87% 5
West Midlands +7 18 £350 +68.67% 6
East of England +7 18 £350 +33.33% 3
North East - 8 £300 - 2
East Midlands -11 3 - - 3
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 343 (68.74%) MS Excel
2 324 (64.93%) SQL
3 197 (39.48%) SQL Server
4 191 (38.28%) Microsoft
5 174 (34.87%) VBA
6 129 (25.85%) Finance
7 95 (19.04%) Banking
8 73 (14.63%) Data Analysis
8 73 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (14.43%) VB
10 71 (14.23%) Oracle
11 66 (13.23%) MS PowerPoint
12 65 (13.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 65 (13.03%) MS Office
12 65 (13.03%) .NET
13 63 (12.63%) C#
14 61 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 55 (11.02%) Relational Database
17 53 (10.62%) SharePoint
18 50 (10.02%) T-SQL
19 48 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
20 46 (9.22%) Migration
20 46 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (9.22%) Security Cleared
21 45 (9.02%) XML
22 44 (8.82%) HTML
23 41 (8.22%) Telecoms
24 39 (7.82%) Investment Banking
25 38 (7.62%) ETL

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 53 (10.62%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.01%) SAS
3 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.80%) CMS
4 4 (0.80%) Apache
5 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.60%) Node.js
6 2 (0.40%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (0.40%) WordPress
6 2 (0.40%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 343 (68.74%) MS Excel
2 66 (13.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 65 (13.03%) MS Office
4 25 (5.01%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.61%) MS Project
6 8 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) SPSS
8 1 (0.20%) FastStats
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.40%) ResourceLink
2 6 (1.20%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.80%) Kondor+
4 4 (0.80%) Misys Midas
4 4 (0.80%) IntelliMatch
4 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.80%) CODA-Financials
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.40%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.40%) SAP TEM
5 2 (0.40%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.81%) 3G
1 19 (3.81%) 2G
1 19 (3.81%) Radio Access Network
2 16 (3.21%) LTE
3 15 (3.01%) 4G
4 13 (2.61%) LAN
5 8 (1.60%) SAN
6 6 (1.20%) Internet
7 5 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.00%) WAN
7 5 (1.00%) GPRS
8 4 (0.80%) ISDN
8 4 (0.80%) PABX
8 4 (0.80%) HSPA
8 4 (0.80%) NAS
9 3 (0.60%) UMTS
9 3 (0.60%) FTP
10 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.40%) DNS
10 2 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (11.02%) Relational Database
5 48 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
10 19 (3.81%) Data Mining
11 18 (3.61%) QlikView
12 17 (3.41%) RDBMS
13 15 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (2.61%) MySQL
15 10 (2.00%) OLAP
16 9 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.80%) Oracle Database
17 5 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (1.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 33 (6.61%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.20%) Toad
3 10 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.60%) FinalBuilder
5 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.40%) ERwin
6 2 (0.40%) NUnit
6 2 (0.40%) Subversion
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 129 (25.85%) Finance
2 95 (19.04%) Banking
3 41 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 39 (7.82%) Investment Banking
5 22 (4.41%) Retail
6 13 (2.61%) Front Office
7 12 (2.40%) Marketing
8 11 (2.20%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.40%) Billing
11 6 (1.20%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.20%) Back Office
12 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.60%) Advertising
13 3 (0.60%) Legal
14 2 (0.40%) Electronics
14 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 198 (39.68%) Analyst
2 184 (36.87%) Developer
3 63 (12.63%) Data Analyst
4 59 (11.82%) SQL Developer
5 45 (9.02%) Business Analyst
6 31 (6.21%) VBA Developer
7 25 (5.01%) Excel Developer
8 21 (4.21%) Access Developer
9 18 (3.61%) Database Developer
10 16 (3.21%) Excel VBA Developer
11 15 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
11 15 (3.01%) DBA
12 14 (2.81%) Report Analyst
13 13 (2.61%) MI Analyst
14 12 (2.40%) Financial Analyst
14 12 (2.40%) SQL Server Developer
14 12 (2.40%) Analyst Developer
14 12 (2.40%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.20%) Consultant
15 11 (2.20%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (13.03%) .NET
2 45 (9.02%) XML
3 44 (8.82%) HTML
4 31 (6.21%) ASP.NET
5 25 (5.01%) CSS
6 13 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 12 (2.40%) jQuery
8 10 (2.00%) HTML5
9 9 (1.80%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.80%) JSON
10 8 (1.60%) WPF
10 8 (1.60%) Entity Framework
11 7 (1.40%) REST
11 7 (1.40%) SOAP
11 7 (1.40%) XSL
12 6 (1.20%) Web Services
12 6 (1.20%) Flash
12 6 (1.20%) OAuth2
13 5 (1.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.21%) NHS
4 19 (3.81%) Fixed Income
5 15 (3.01%) Derivative
5 15 (3.01%) Statistics
6 14 (2.81%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.20%) Data Extraction
8 10 (2.00%) Learning Management System
8 10 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 9 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.40%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.20%) CMDB
12 5 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
12 5 (1.00%) iSeries
13 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.80%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.01%) Windows
2 19 (3.81%) UNIX
3 11 (2.20%) Linux
4 7 (1.40%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.60%) HPUX
8 2 (0.40%) SUSE
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (14.63%) Data Analysis
2 61 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (9.22%) Migration
3 46 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (7.62%) ETL
5 37 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 27 (5.41%) Project Management
7 26 (5.21%) CRM
7 26 (5.21%) Data Management
8 25 (5.01%) Data Modelling
8 25 (5.01%) Data Migration
9 23 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (4.61%) Change Management
10 18 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (3.61%) RAD
10 18 (3.61%) Time Management
11 16 (3.21%) Scrum
12 14 (2.81%) SDLC
13 13 (2.61%) ITIL
13 13 (2.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 324 (64.93%) SQL
2 174 (34.87%) VBA
3 72 (14.43%) VB
4 63 (12.63%) C#
5 50 (10.02%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.01%) JavaScript
7 25 (5.01%) Java
8 19 (3.81%) Perl
9 11 (2.20%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.00%) VBScript
11 8 (1.60%) Python
12 7 (1.40%) C++
12 7 (1.40%) VB6
13 6 (1.20%) PHP
14 3 (0.60%) C
14 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.60%) VC++
15 2 (0.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 46 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.21%) Degree
3 24 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.40%) HND
5 6 (1.20%) CCNP
5 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.20%) HNC
6 5 (1.00%) CCNA
7 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.60%) ISEB
8 3 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.40%) ACCA
9 2 (0.40%) CIMA
9 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.20%) MBA
10 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.40%) QA
2 11 (2.20%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.20%) COREP
5 1 (0.20%) Basel II
5 1 (0.20%) GAAP
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.20%) DICOM
5 1 (0.20%) Basel III
5 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Samba
3 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.80%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.40%) OVSD
3 2 (0.40%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Netcool
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 191 (38.28%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.23%) Oracle
3 29 (5.81%) Business Objects
4 22 (4.41%) Cognos
5 18 (3.61%) Sybase
6 16 (3.21%) SAP
7 11 (2.20%) Teradata
8 9 (1.80%) CODA
9 7 (1.40%) Tableau
10 6 (1.20%) Remedy
10 6 (1.20%) SunGard
11 5 (1.00%) Ericsson
11 5 (1.00%) Mapinfo
11 5 (1.00%) Reuters
11 5 (1.00%) Cisco
11 5 (1.00%) IBM
11 5 (1.00%) Citrix
11 5 (1.00%) VMware
11 5 (1.00%) DevExpress
11 5 (1.00%) Lotus
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: competitive daily rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £290 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £455 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25500.00 - £29500.00 per annum + Generous Holiday
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 27 days ago