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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 379 333 262
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -71
Contract jobs citing MS Access 206 241 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 2.25% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 141 196
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £183 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £283 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.92% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 32
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.45 £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%
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
10669 10695 11484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 22.03% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6696 6742 6825
Average daily rate £400 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 289
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -54 72 £363 -2.55% 27
South East +8 45 £205 -8.88% 12
Yorkshire +10 21 £475 +33.80% 5
North West 0 19 £323 -23.21% 10
South West -27 17 £350 +22.80% 14
West Midlands -2 15 £288 +15.00% 8
East of England -19 12 £100 -55.55% 6
East Midlands +9 4 £288 -20.68% 2
North East - - - -
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 336 (68.85%) MS Excel
2 245 (50.20%) SQL
3 164 (33.61%) Microsoft
4 156 (31.97%) SQL Server
5 155 (31.76%) Finance
6 151 (30.94%) VBA
7 85 (17.42%) Banking
8 75 (15.37%) MS Office
9 71 (14.55%) Migration
10 70 (14.34%) Data Analysis
11 62 (12.70%) Oracle
12 54 (11.07%) Windows
13 52 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (10.04%) .NET
14 49 (10.04%) VB
15 47 (9.63%) Business Objects
15 47 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 44 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 42 (8.61%) Relational Database
17 42 (8.61%) C#
18 40 (8.20%) MS Visio
19 39 (7.99%) SharePoint
19 39 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
20 38 (7.79%) Validation
21 37 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 37 (7.58%) NHS
21 37 (7.58%) Spreadsheet
22 36 (7.38%) Management Information System
22 36 (7.38%) JavaScript
23 35 (7.17%) Project Management

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 39 (7.99%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.46%) Apache
3 11 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 10 (2.05%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.84%) WebLogic Integration
6 8 (1.64%) SAS
7 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.61%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.41%) Documentum
9 2 (0.41%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 336 (68.85%) MS Excel
2 75 (15.37%) MS Office
3 40 (8.20%) MS Visio
4 39 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (7.58%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (4.30%) MS Project
7 4 (0.82%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.41%) GIMP
9 2 (0.41%) SPSS
9 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.61%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.41%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.41%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.41%) GitHub
3 1 (0.20%) Taleo
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.05%) FTP
2 7 (1.43%) 2G
2 7 (1.43%) 3G
2 7 (1.43%) LTE
3 6 (1.23%) Intranet
3 6 (1.23%) Internet
3 6 (1.23%) VPN
4 5 (1.02%) Softphone
5 4 (0.82%) DVB
6 3 (0.61%) LAN
6 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.61%) UMTS
6 3 (0.61%) VoIP
6 3 (0.61%) WAN
6 3 (0.61%) GPRS
6 3 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.41%) 4G
7 2 (0.41%) HSRP
7 2 (0.41%) DWDM
7 2 (0.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (8.61%) Relational Database
5 37 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (4.71%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (3.89%) Data Mining
10 15 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (3.07%) MySQL
11 13 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.66%) QlikView
12 12 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (2.25%) BusinessObjects XI
14 9 (1.84%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (1.64%) SQLite
16 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Toad
2 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.02%) JIRA
4 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.61%) Subversion
5 3 (0.61%) Xcode
5 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.41%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.41%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.20%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 155 (31.76%) Finance
2 85 (17.42%) Banking
3 30 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.07%) Retail
5 13 (2.66%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.66%) Front Office
6 10 (2.05%) Back Office
7 8 (1.64%) Billing
8 7 (1.43%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.61%) French Language
10 3 (0.61%) Legal
10 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Marketing
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 240 (49.18%) Analyst
2 146 (29.92%) Developer
3 92 (18.85%) Data Analyst
4 67 (13.73%) Business Analyst
5 33 (6.76%) Access Developer
6 28 (5.74%) MI Analyst
7 21 (4.30%) Microsoft Developer
8 20 (4.10%) SQL Developer
8 20 (4.10%) Consultant
9 19 (3.89%) VBA Developer
10 16 (3.28%) Information Analyst
11 14 (2.87%) Database Developer
12 13 (2.66%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.25%) Administrator
14 10 (2.05%) Excel Developer
14 10 (2.05%) C# Developer
15 9 (1.84%) Report Analyst
15 9 (1.84%) Banking Business Analyst
15 9 (1.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.04%) .NET
2 30 (6.15%) HTML
3 29 (5.94%) XML
4 21 (4.30%) ASP.NET
5 20 (4.10%) CSS
6 15 (3.07%) Web Services
7 9 (1.84%) jQuery
8 8 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.43%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.43%) WPF
10 6 (1.23%) HTML5
10 6 (1.23%) SOAP
11 5 (1.02%) XMPP
11 5 (1.02%) WCF
11 5 (1.02%) JSP
11 5 (1.02%) REST
11 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (0.82%) Swing
12 4 (0.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.58%) NHS
2 36 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.48%) Data Extraction
4 13 (2.66%) Fixed Income
5 9 (1.84%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.64%) GIS
6 8 (1.64%) CMDB
6 8 (1.64%) Derivative
7 6 (1.23%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.23%) Statistics
7 6 (1.23%) Equities
7 6 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (1.02%) STB
8 5 (1.02%) Informatics
8 5 (1.02%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.82%) FMCG
9 4 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.82%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.07%) Windows
2 32 (6.56%) Windows 7
3 21 (4.30%) Windows XP
4 13 (2.66%) Linux
5 11 (2.25%) UNIX
6 9 (1.84%) SUSE
6 9 (1.84%) HPUX
7 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.23%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (14.55%) Migration
2 70 (14.34%) Data Analysis
3 52 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (7.79%) Validation
5 35 (7.17%) Project Management
6 32 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (5.74%) Data Migration
8 26 (5.33%) Business Analysis
9 25 (5.12%) Data Management
10 24 (4.92%) Data Modelling
11 23 (4.71%) PRINCE2
12 22 (4.51%) ETL
13 21 (4.30%) Data Cleansing
14 18 (3.69%) Statistical Analysis
15 17 (3.48%) Release Management
15 17 (3.48%) Data Mapping
16 16 (3.28%) Data Validation
17 14 (2.87%) ITIL
17 14 (2.87%) Analytics
18 12 (2.46%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 245 (50.20%) SQL
2 151 (30.94%) VBA
3 49 (10.04%) VB
4 42 (8.61%) C#
5 36 (7.38%) JavaScript
6 29 (5.94%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.74%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.71%) Java
9 14 (2.87%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.25%) Perl
11 9 (1.84%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (1.23%) C++
13 5 (1.02%) VB6
13 5 (1.02%) Python
14 4 (0.82%) VBScript
15 3 (0.61%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.61%) C
15 3 (0.61%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.10%) Degree
3 13 (2.66%) ISEB
4 11 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.84%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (1.84%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.41%) APMP
8 2 (0.41%) CRISC
8 2 (0.41%) CISA
8 2 (0.41%) CISM
8 2 (0.41%) QiCA
8 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.41%) HND
8 2 (0.41%) CCNP
8 2 (0.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.46%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) P3O
3 3 (0.61%) EMIR
3 3 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.20%) CRD IV
System Software
1 5 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.02%) SCCM
2 5 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.02%) Control-M
3 3 (0.61%) AppDNA
4 2 (0.41%) OPNET
5 1 (0.20%) WMI
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 164 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.70%) Oracle
3 47 (9.63%) Business Objects
4 33 (6.76%) SAP
5 18 (3.69%) IBM
6 11 (2.25%) HP
6 11 (2.25%) Lotus
7 9 (1.84%) Sybase
7 9 (1.84%) Informatica
7 9 (1.84%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.64%) Citrix
9 7 (1.43%) Sage
10 6 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.23%) Cognos
11 5 (1.02%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.02%) Mapinfo
11 5 (1.02%) Splunk
11 5 (1.02%) Tableau
12 4 (0.82%) Remedy
12 4 (0.82%) Teradata
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