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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 346 310 254
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -56
Contract jobs citing MS Access 223 251 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.29% 2.57% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 140 166
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 18
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £14.08 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.75 £156.30 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
MS Access
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9739 9781 9167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.97% 22.24% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6432 6097 5685
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 192 210
Average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -13 103 £361 +11.15% 19
South East -25 44 £275 +1.85% 9
South West -4 23 £273 -16.15% 4
East Midlands +22 14 £256 +13.88% 5
North West -8 11 £350 +40.00% 3
Yorkshire +1 10 £275 +22.22% 1
East of England -1 10 £300 +7.14% 3
West Midlands -15 10 £276 -4.74% 4
MS Access
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MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 273 (57.84%) SQL
2 272 (57.63%) MS Excel
3 207 (43.86%) Microsoft
4 143 (30.30%) VBA
5 137 (29.03%) SQL Server
6 116 (24.58%) Finance
7 108 (22.88%) Oracle
8 76 (16.10%) .NET
9 74 (15.68%) Windows
10 73 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
11 71 (15.04%) MS Office
11 71 (15.04%) Data Analysis
12 67 (14.19%) Banking
13 57 (12.08%) Migration
14 55 (11.65%) C#
14 55 (11.65%) Security Cleared
15 53 (11.23%) VB
16 51 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
17 50 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 47 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 47 (9.96%) SC Cleared
19 45 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
20 42 (8.90%) JavaScript
21 41 (8.69%) XML
22 40 (8.47%) SharePoint
23 39 (8.26%) Project Management
24 38 (8.05%) Telecoms
24 38 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
25 37 (7.84%) Business Objects
25 37 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (3.18%) SAS
3 7 (1.48%) ArcGIS
4 6 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.27%) IIS
5 5 (1.06%) CMS
6 4 (0.85%) LiveCycle
6 4 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.42%) Kentico
8 2 (0.42%) Documentum
8 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 272 (57.63%) MS Excel
2 71 (15.04%) MS Office
3 51 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (7.20%) MS Visio
5 19 (4.03%) MS Project
5 19 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.48%) ArcInfo
7 2 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.42%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.48%) SmartPlant
3 6 (1.27%) LatentZero
4 5 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.64%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.42%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.42%) Summit
8 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Office 365
1 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.33%) 2G
1 11 (2.33%) 3G
2 10 (2.12%) LTE
3 9 (1.91%) FTP
4 7 (1.48%) HTTP
4 7 (1.48%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (1.27%) WAN
5 6 (1.27%) VPN
5 6 (1.27%) GPRS
5 6 (1.27%) LAN
6 5 (1.06%) UMTS
6 5 (1.06%) GSM
6 5 (1.06%) Intranet
6 5 (1.06%) 4G
7 4 (0.85%) Internet
7 4 (0.85%) SAN
7 4 (0.85%) SSH
8 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
9 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (6.99%) Relational Database
8 28 (5.93%) Oracle Database
9 25 (5.30%) Data Mining
10 20 (4.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 20 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (3.81%) MySQL
12 15 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (2.54%) OLAP
13 12 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (2.12%) QlikView
15 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (1.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (6.14%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.91%) Toad
4 6 (1.27%) JIRA
5 5 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.42%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.42%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.42%) NUnit
8 1 (0.21%) Subversion
8 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.21%) GDB
General
1 116 (24.58%) Finance
2 67 (14.19%) Banking
3 38 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.30%) Retail
5 17 (3.60%) Billing
6 11 (2.33%) Marketing
6 11 (2.33%) Back Office
7 10 (2.12%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.91%) Front Office
9 8 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.85%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.64%) Legal
11 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.64%) Games
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (49.58%) Analyst
2 139 (29.45%) Developer
3 79 (16.74%) Data Analyst
4 44 (9.32%) Business Analyst
5 30 (6.36%) Access Developer
6 26 (5.51%) SQL Developer
6 26 (5.51%) VBA Developer
6 26 (5.51%) Excel Developer
7 25 (5.30%) Report Analyst
8 20 (4.24%) Information Analyst
8 20 (4.24%) Microsoft Developer
9 19 (4.03%) MI Analyst
9 19 (4.03%) Programmer
9 19 (4.03%) Applications Support
10 16 (3.39%) Excel VBA Developer
10 16 (3.39%) Database Developer
11 15 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (3.18%) Analyst Developer
12 13 (2.75%) Administrator
12 13 (2.75%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (16.10%) .NET
2 41 (8.69%) XML
3 36 (7.63%) HTML
4 28 (5.93%) ASP.NET
5 26 (5.51%) CSS
6 22 (4.66%) Web Services
7 16 (3.39%) WCF
8 13 (2.75%) jQuery
8 13 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (2.33%) Ajax
10 9 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (1.27%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.06%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 5 (1.06%) WPF
12 5 (1.06%) XSL
13 4 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (0.85%) SOAP
13 4 (0.85%) XHTML
13 4 (0.85%) Silverlight
14 3 (0.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.30%) Data Structures
4 24 (5.08%) NHS
5 15 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.75%) Data Extraction
6 13 (2.75%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.54%) Derivative
8 9 (1.91%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.91%) GIS
9 8 (1.69%) Equities
9 8 (1.69%) IVR
10 7 (1.48%) Open Source
11 6 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.27%) Clustering
12 5 (1.06%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.06%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.06%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.06%) User Experience
13 4 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.68%) Windows
2 30 (6.36%) Windows XP
3 21 (4.45%) Windows 7
4 18 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.60%) UNIX
5 17 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.18%) Windows Vista
7 10 (2.12%) Linux
8 4 (0.85%) Solaris
9 3 (0.64%) AIX
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.42%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (15.04%) Data Analysis
2 57 (12.08%) Migration
3 45 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (8.26%) Project Management
5 35 (7.42%) Data Modelling
6 31 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (5.93%) ETL
8 25 (5.30%) Data Management
8 25 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (5.08%) CRM
10 22 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (4.45%) Validation
12 20 (4.24%) Risk Management
13 19 (4.03%) Data Migration
13 19 (4.03%) Analytics
14 18 (3.81%) Asset Management
15 16 (3.39%) Change Control
16 15 (3.18%) Change Management
17 14 (2.97%) ERP
17 14 (2.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 273 (57.84%) SQL
2 143 (30.30%) VBA
3 55 (11.65%) C#
4 53 (11.23%) VB
5 42 (8.90%) JavaScript
6 30 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.36%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.93%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.81%) Java
9 11 (2.33%) VB6
10 8 (1.69%) XAML
10 8 (1.69%) PHP
11 7 (1.48%) Perl
12 4 (0.85%) C
12 4 (0.85%) C++
13 3 (0.64%) Python
13 3 (0.64%) VBScript
14 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.42%) R
14 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.96%) SC Cleared
3 30 (6.36%) Degree
4 8 (1.69%) HND
5 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.27%) MCP
7 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.85%) CISM
7 4 (0.85%) CISSP
8 3 (0.64%) HNC
9 2 (0.42%) CCNP
9 2 (0.42%) CCNA
9 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CAPM
10 1 (0.21%) MCITP
10 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) PMP
10 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.30%) QA
2 9 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) P3O
3 2 (0.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.42%) WAI
4 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.42%) XenApp
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) Samba
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.48%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (0.64%) Netcool
2 3 (0.64%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 207 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 108 (22.88%) Oracle
3 37 (7.84%) Business Objects
4 20 (4.24%) SAP
5 16 (3.39%) Teradata
6 15 (3.18%) Cognos
7 12 (2.54%) IBM
8 10 (2.12%) Bloomberg
9 9 (1.91%) Intergraph
10 8 (1.69%) Citrix
10 8 (1.69%) Informatica
10 8 (1.69%) Sybase
11 7 (1.48%) thinkFolio
12 6 (1.27%) Primavera
12 6 (1.27%) Fidessa
13 5 (1.06%) Adobe
13 5 (1.06%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.85%) Cyber-Ark
14 4 (0.85%) CODA
14 4 (0.85%) Mapinfo
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