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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 454 390 332
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -58
Contract jobs citing MS Access 167 229 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.56% 2.01% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 141 163
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.90 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.50 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-22.89% +25.75%
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
10729 11406 10833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.75% 23.14% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7352 7546 7016
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 155 185
Median hourly rate £31.59 £22.85 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.22% -28.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £48.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 26 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MS Access Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -39 58 £400 -4.76% 13
South East +6 45 £300 -9.77% 9
East Midlands +17 14 £300 -14.28% 5
Yorkshire +7 13 £334 +2.76% 1
South West -23 13 £375 - 4
East of England +8 10 £363 +3.57% 3
North West -40 8 £325 +4.66% 3
West Midlands -18 4 £425 +38.77% 2
Midlands - 2 £300 -
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 England region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 279 (68.72%) MS Excel
2 247 (60.84%) SQL
3 170 (41.87%) Microsoft
4 164 (40.39%) SQL Server
5 130 (32.02%) VBA
6 110 (27.09%) Finance
7 77 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
8 76 (18.72%) Data Analysis
9 60 (14.78%) Project Management
10 59 (14.53%) MS PowerPoint
11 56 (13.79%) MS Office
12 53 (13.05%) Migration
13 51 (12.56%) .NET
14 50 (12.32%) Management Information System
14 50 (12.32%) Degree
14 50 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (12.07%) Oracle
16 47 (11.58%) Banking
16 47 (11.58%) VB
16 47 (11.58%) C#
17 46 (11.33%) Relational Database
18 45 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
19 43 (10.59%) Security Cleared
20 41 (10.10%) Data Quality
21 40 (9.85%) SharePoint
22 39 (9.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 37 (9.11%) T-SQL
24 35 (8.62%) Data Modelling
25 33 (8.13%) Windows

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.40%) IIS
3 11 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.71%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.97%) Apache
4 8 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (1.97%) Live Communications Server
5 6 (1.48%) CICS
6 3 (0.74%) CMS
6 3 (0.74%) SAS
7 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Moodle
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 279 (68.72%) MS Excel
2 59 (14.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 56 (13.79%) MS Office
4 19 (4.68%) MS Project
5 14 (3.45%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.99%) SPSS
7 3 (0.74%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (2.46%) Maximo
2 7 (1.72%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.49%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.49%) Summit
3 2 (0.49%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.49%) Pure360
2 2 (0.49%) Taleo
3 1 (0.25%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.46%) WinSCP
2 9 (2.22%) Internet
2 9 (2.22%) SAN
3 8 (1.97%) FTP
4 6 (1.48%) SSL
5 4 (0.99%) DVB
5 4 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.74%) Firewall
6 3 (0.74%) Intranet
7 2 (0.49%) DHCP
7 2 (0.49%) HTTP
7 2 (0.49%) LAN
7 2 (0.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.25%) 2G
8 1 (0.25%) 3G
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
8 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (40.39%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (11.33%) Relational Database
5 39 (9.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (3.94%) Data Mining
11 12 (2.96%) PerformancePoint
12 11 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (2.46%) DB2
14 9 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (1.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 6 (1.48%) Easytrieve
17 5 (1.23%) GIS
17 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 4 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.96%) Subversion
3 7 (1.72%) JIRA
4 6 (1.48%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.23%) Toad
6 4 (0.99%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.99%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.74%) FinalBuilder
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.25%) LSMW
9 1 (0.25%) PVCS
9 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 110 (27.09%) Finance
2 47 (11.58%) Banking
3 17 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.46%) Front Office
4 10 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.48%) Marketing
7 5 (1.23%) Back Office
8 4 (0.99%) Advertising
8 4 (0.99%) Automotive
8 4 (0.99%) Retail
9 3 (0.74%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 173 (42.61%) Analyst
2 151 (37.19%) Developer
3 61 (15.02%) Data Analyst
4 48 (11.82%) SQL Developer
5 37 (9.11%) Access Developer
5 37 (9.11%) VBA Developer
6 31 (7.64%) Business Analyst
7 26 (6.40%) SQL Analyst
8 21 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 19 (4.68%) Excel Analyst
10 18 (4.43%) Information Analyst
11 16 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (3.94%) C# Developer
12 15 (3.69%) Access VBA Developer
12 15 (3.69%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.45%) Applications Developer
13 14 (3.45%) Database Developer
13 14 (3.45%) SSIS Developer
14 13 (3.20%) SSAS Developer
15 12 (2.96%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.56%) .NET
2 25 (6.16%) ASP.NET
3 24 (5.91%) HTML
4 18 (4.43%) MDX
5 17 (4.19%) Classic ASP
5 17 (4.19%) XML
6 12 (2.96%) jQuery
7 11 (2.71%) CSS
7 11 (2.71%) WPF
8 8 (1.97%) DCOM
8 8 (1.97%) WinForms
8 8 (1.97%) XHTML
9 7 (1.72%) DAO
9 7 (1.72%) Web Services
10 6 (1.48%) ADO
10 6 (1.48%) ISPF
11 5 (1.23%) HTML5
12 4 (0.99%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.99%) COM
12 4 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 33 (8.13%) NHS
4 26 (6.40%) Statistics
5 13 (3.20%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.71%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.97%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.97%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.97%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.72%) Learning Management System
10 6 (1.48%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.48%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.48%) VSAM
11 5 (1.23%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.99%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.99%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.99%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.13%) Windows
2 18 (4.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.71%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.46%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.97%) Unix
8 7 (1.72%) Linux
9 6 (1.48%) MVS
10 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) Android
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (18.72%) Data Analysis
2 60 (14.78%) Project Management
3 53 (13.05%) Migration
4 45 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (8.62%) Data Modelling
6 32 (7.88%) Validation
7 29 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 29 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (6.16%) Web Development
9 24 (5.91%) Business Analysis
9 24 (5.91%) Change Management
10 23 (5.67%) Analytics
11 22 (5.42%) Data Management
12 20 (4.93%) Data Cleansing
13 19 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (4.68%) ETL
13 19 (4.68%) Performance Management
14 17 (4.19%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.19%) Strategic Planning
14 17 (4.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 247 (60.84%) SQL
2 130 (32.02%) VBA
3 47 (11.58%) C#
3 47 (11.58%) VB
4 37 (9.11%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.42%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.43%) Java
7 13 (3.20%) C++
7 13 (3.20%) VB6
8 11 (2.71%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.97%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.97%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.72%) PHP
10 7 (1.72%) VBScript
11 6 (1.48%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.48%) COBOL
11 6 (1.48%) JCL
11 6 (1.48%) Perl
11 6 (1.48%) REXX
11 6 (1.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (12.32%) Degree
2 43 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.46%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.72%) MCSE
7 5 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.23%) MCSA
8 3 (0.74%) MCP
8 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.25%) HNC
10 1 (0.25%) ISEB
10 1 (0.25%) MBA
10 1 (0.25%) PhD
10 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.10%) Data Quality
2 19 (4.68%) QA
3 12 (2.96%) SLA
4 8 (1.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.99%) Basel II
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.22%) NetBackup
1 9 (2.22%) Netcool
1 9 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (1.97%) Unicenter
2 8 (1.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.99%) DameWare
4 4 (0.99%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.25%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 170 (41.87%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.07%) Oracle
3 24 (5.91%) SAP
4 15 (3.69%) HP
4 15 (3.69%) Remedy
5 10 (2.46%) IBM
6 9 (2.22%) Citrix
6 9 (2.22%) EMC
6 9 (2.22%) Veritas
7 8 (1.97%) Meridio
7 8 (1.97%) Tableau
8 7 (1.72%) Ariba
9 6 (1.48%) CA
9 6 (1.48%) Micro Focus
10 4 (0.99%) LexisNexis
10 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.99%) Siemens
11 3 (0.74%) Sage
11 3 (0.74%) Teradata
11 3 (0.74%) VMware
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