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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 332 294 252
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -42
Contract jobs citing MS Access 250 282 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.62% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 2.77% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 161 155
Average daily rate
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£345 £286 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.62% -21.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.58 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £178.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £13.85 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+51.62% -38.44%
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
10090 10180 9142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.19% 22.25% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6588 6296 5611
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 173 211
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -24 113 £400 +23.07% 10
South East -49 46 £259 -3.27% 12
South West -13 25 £275 - 9
East Midlands +17 20 £350 +89.18% 4
North West -8 16 £300 +54.83% 5
West Midlands -25 12 £276 -11.60% 3
East of England -4 10 £300 +10.09% 3
Yorkshire -6 8 £163 -48.00% 4
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 288 (59.63%) SQL
2 277 (57.35%) MS Excel
3 201 (41.61%) Microsoft
4 158 (32.71%) VBA
5 151 (31.26%) SQL Server
6 107 (22.15%) Oracle
7 103 (21.33%) Finance
8 92 (19.05%) .NET
9 76 (15.73%) Banking
10 72 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
11 68 (14.08%) C#
12 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (13.25%) Security Cleared
13 62 (12.84%) Data Analysis
13 62 (12.84%) MS Office
13 62 (12.84%) Windows
14 60 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 57 (11.80%) VB
16 56 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 54 (11.18%) SC Cleared
18 52 (10.77%) JavaScript
19 49 (10.14%) HTML
20 47 (9.73%) SQL Server 2005
21 45 (9.32%) MS PowerPoint
22 43 (8.90%) T-SQL
22 43 (8.90%) XML
23 41 (8.49%) Migration
23 41 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
24 40 (8.28%) Telecoms
25 39 (8.07%) Agile Software Development

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.52%) SAS
3 15 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.45%) ArcGIS
5 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.24%) IIS
6 5 (1.04%) CMS
7 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.83%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.41%) Kentico
8 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.41%) Apache
8 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) Node.js
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 277 (57.35%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.84%) MS Office
3 45 (9.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (5.18%) MS Visio
5 17 (3.52%) MS Project
6 11 (2.28%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (1.45%) ArcInfo
8 2 (0.41%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.21%) SPSS
9 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.86%) ResourceLink
3 7 (1.45%) thinkFolio
3 7 (1.45%) SmartPlant
4 6 (1.24%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.41%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.41%) Summit
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) SaaS
1 2 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.07%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (1.86%) 2G
2 9 (1.86%) LAN
2 9 (1.86%) FTP
2 9 (1.86%) 3G
3 8 (1.66%) LTE
4 7 (1.45%) HTTP
5 5 (1.04%) SAN
5 5 (1.04%) Intranet
5 5 (1.04%) WAN
6 4 (0.83%) SSH
6 4 (0.83%) GPRS
7 3 (0.62%) UMTS
7 3 (0.62%) VPN
7 3 (0.62%) HSPA
7 3 (0.62%) 4G
8 2 (0.41%) NAS
8 2 (0.41%) Network Security
8 2 (0.41%) VoIP
8 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (31.26%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (9.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 41 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (7.87%) Relational Database
7 34 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (5.80%) Data Mining
8 28 (5.80%) Oracle Database
9 26 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (4.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 19 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (3.31%) MySQL
14 13 (2.69%) OLAP
15 12 (2.48%) QlikView
16 11 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
18 9 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
19 8 (1.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.66%) Toad
4 5 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.62%) JIRA
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.41%) NUnit
6 2 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.21%) ERwin
7 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.21%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) GDB
General
1 103 (21.33%) Finance
2 76 (15.73%) Banking
3 40 (8.28%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.18%) Retail
5 18 (3.73%) Billing
6 16 (3.31%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.48%) Retail Banking
8 11 (2.28%) Front Office
9 10 (2.07%) Back Office
10 8 (1.66%) Marketing
11 6 (1.24%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.62%) Legal
13 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.62%) Publishing
13 3 (0.62%) Games
14 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.41%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) Advertising
15 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 220 (45.55%) Analyst
2 150 (31.06%) Developer
3 63 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 38 (7.87%) Business Analyst
4 38 (7.87%) SQL Developer
5 28 (5.80%) Access Developer
5 28 (5.80%) Excel Developer
5 28 (5.80%) Report Analyst
6 25 (5.18%) VBA Developer
7 22 (4.55%) Programmer
8 20 (4.14%) Applications Support
8 20 (4.14%) Information Analyst
8 20 (4.14%) Microsoft Developer
9 18 (3.73%) Database Developer
9 18 (3.73%) .NET Developer
10 17 (3.52%) Excel VBA Developer
11 15 (3.11%) MI Analyst
11 15 (3.11%) Analyst Developer
11 15 (3.11%) DBA
11 15 (3.11%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (19.05%) .NET
2 49 (10.14%) HTML
3 43 (8.90%) XML
4 38 (7.87%) ASP.NET
5 34 (7.04%) CSS
6 23 (4.76%) Web Services
7 21 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (3.52%) WCF
8 17 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 16 (3.31%) jQuery
10 11 (2.28%) Ajax
11 9 (1.86%) WPF
12 8 (1.66%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.45%) HTML5
13 7 (1.45%) SOAP
14 6 (1.24%) Flash
14 6 (1.24%) XSL
14 6 (1.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (1.24%) REST
15 5 (1.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.35%) NHS
3 21 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 19 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.31%) Visualisation
6 15 (3.11%) Fixed Income
6 15 (3.11%) Derivative
7 12 (2.48%) Data Extraction
8 11 (2.28%) Open Source
9 9 (1.86%) GIS
10 8 (1.66%) Equities
10 8 (1.66%) IVR
11 7 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.24%) Freedom of Information
12 6 (1.24%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (1.04%) Clustering
13 5 (1.04%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.84%) Windows
2 26 (5.38%) Windows XP
3 18 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (3.52%) UNIX
5 15 (3.11%) Windows Vista
5 15 (3.11%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.28%) Linux
7 3 (0.62%) Solaris
7 3 (0.62%) AIX
8 2 (0.41%) HPUX
8 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (12.84%) Data Analysis
3 41 (8.49%) Migration
4 39 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (6.63%) Project Management
6 31 (6.42%) ETL
7 29 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 24 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (4.97%) Data Management
9 23 (4.76%) CRM
10 19 (3.93%) Asset Management
10 19 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (3.73%) Risk Management
11 18 (3.73%) Scrum
12 17 (3.52%) Analytics
13 16 (3.31%) Change Control
13 16 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (3.31%) Unit Testing
13 16 (3.31%) Data Entry
13 16 (3.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 288 (59.63%) SQL
2 158 (32.71%) VBA
3 68 (14.08%) C#
4 57 (11.80%) VB
5 52 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 43 (8.90%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.63%) VB.NET
8 29 (6.00%) Java
9 25 (5.18%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.28%) VB6
11 8 (1.66%) XAML
11 8 (1.66%) Perl
11 8 (1.66%) PHP
12 7 (1.45%) VBScript
13 4 (0.83%) C
13 4 (0.83%) C++
14 3 (0.62%) Python
15 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 64 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 54 (11.18%) SC Cleared
3 36 (7.45%) Degree
4 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.66%) HND
5 7 (1.45%) VCP4
6 6 (1.24%) MCP
7 4 (0.83%) CISSP
7 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.83%) CISM
8 3 (0.62%) HNC
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.41%) CCNP
9 2 (0.41%) CCNA
9 2 (0.41%) ISEB
9 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) MCITP
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.21%) CCA
10 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.93%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
5 1 (0.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
5 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (1.24%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Netcool
4 1 (0.21%) Control-M
4 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 201 (41.61%) Microsoft
2 107 (22.15%) Oracle
3 31 (6.42%) Business Objects
4 18 (3.73%) SAP
5 17 (3.52%) Cognos
6 14 (2.90%) Teradata
7 11 (2.28%) Sybase
8 10 (2.07%) Bloomberg
9 9 (1.86%) Intergraph
10 8 (1.66%) Citrix
10 8 (1.66%) IBM
11 6 (1.24%) Fidessa
11 6 (1.24%) Remedy
11 6 (1.24%) Primavera
12 5 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.04%) Adobe
13 4 (0.83%) Ericsson
13 4 (0.83%) Mapinfo
13 4 (0.83%) Informatica
13 4 (0.83%) Nokia
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £200 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago