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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 354 321 287
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -34
Contract jobs citing MS Access 240 278 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 2.47% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 166 146
Average daily rate
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£350 £292 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £30.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.32% +17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £12.58 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £178.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -29.09%
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
10973 11243 9558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.67% 21.88% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7201 7163 5966
Average daily rate £403 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 180 197
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 -7 105 £420 +13.89% 13
South East -38 42 £275 - 6
South West +6 27 £360 +38.46% 6
North West -13 25 £288 -4.16% 10
East Midlands +12 15 £350 +89.18% 4
West Midlands -23 10 £288 -21.23% 5
East of England +3 7 £300 -7.69% 1
North East +8 4 - - 2
Yorkshire -18 4 £125 -38.27%
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 294 (63.09%) MS Excel
2 280 (60.09%) SQL
3 171 (36.70%) Microsoft
4 168 (36.05%) SQL Server
5 160 (34.33%) VBA
6 109 (23.39%) Finance
7 96 (20.60%) Oracle
8 89 (19.10%) .NET
9 87 (18.67%) Banking
10 77 (16.52%) C#
11 72 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
12 66 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 64 (13.73%) Security Cleared
13 64 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (12.88%) Data Analysis
15 58 (12.45%) VB
16 56 (12.02%) MS Office
17 51 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 51 (10.94%) HTML
17 51 (10.94%) JavaScript
18 49 (10.52%) T-SQL
18 49 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
19 47 (10.09%) XML
19 47 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
20 44 (9.44%) MS PowerPoint
20 44 (9.44%) SQL Server 2005
21 43 (9.23%) Telecoms
22 42 (9.01%) SC Cleared
23 41 (8.80%) Windows
23 41 (8.80%) Data Warehouse

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.00%) SAS
2 14 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.86%) LiveCycle
3 4 (0.86%) CMS
3 4 (0.86%) Apache
3 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.64%) Node.js
4 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.43%) IIS
5 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.43%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.21%) Lync
6 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.21%) Drupal
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 294 (63.09%) MS Excel
2 56 (12.02%) MS Office
3 44 (9.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (4.29%) MS Visio
5 17 (3.65%) MS Project
6 8 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.43%) ArcInfo
8 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.93%) ResourceLink
3 7 (1.50%) thinkFolio
3 7 (1.50%) SmartPlant
4 6 (1.29%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.43%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.43%) Primavera
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) Summit
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.65%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (3.22%) 3G
2 15 (3.22%) 2G
3 13 (2.79%) LTE
4 10 (2.15%) SAN
5 9 (1.93%) FTP
5 9 (1.93%) 4G
6 7 (1.50%) HTTP
6 7 (1.50%) LAN
7 5 (1.07%) GPRS
7 5 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.86%) HSPA
9 3 (0.64%) NAS
9 3 (0.64%) UMTS
9 3 (0.64%) WAN
10 2 (0.43%) SSH
10 2 (0.43%) GSM
10 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.43%) Network Security
11 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (36.05%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (9.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (7.51%) Relational Database
8 32 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (6.22%) Oracle Database
10 25 (5.36%) Data Mining
11 20 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 19 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (3.22%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (2.79%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.79%) QlikView
15 12 (2.58%) MySQL
15 12 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (2.36%) OLAP
17 10 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (6.87%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.86%) Toad
4 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.43%) NUnit
5 2 (0.43%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) ERwin
6 1 (0.21%) GDB
General
1 109 (23.39%) Finance
2 87 (18.67%) Banking
3 43 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 28 (6.01%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.15%) Retail
6 17 (3.65%) Billing
7 12 (2.58%) Front Office
7 12 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.50%) Back Office
9 6 (1.29%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.86%) Advertising
11 4 (0.86%) Marketing
12 3 (0.64%) Publishing
12 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.64%) Legal
13 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 189 (40.56%) Analyst
2 153 (32.83%) Developer
3 52 (11.16%) SQL Developer
4 48 (10.30%) Data Analyst
5 34 (7.30%) Business Analyst
6 29 (6.22%) Excel Developer
7 27 (5.79%) VBA Developer
8 25 (5.36%) Access Developer
9 24 (5.15%) Report Analyst
10 23 (4.94%) Programmer
11 19 (4.08%) Excel VBA Developer
12 18 (3.86%) Applications Support
13 16 (3.43%) Support Engineer
13 16 (3.43%) Analyst Programmer
13 16 (3.43%) Consultant
13 16 (3.43%) Database Developer
14 15 (3.22%) Microsoft Developer
15 14 (3.00%) MI Analyst
15 14 (3.00%) .NET Developer
16 13 (2.79%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.10%) .NET
2 51 (10.94%) HTML
3 47 (10.09%) XML
4 33 (7.08%) CSS
4 33 (7.08%) ASP.NET
5 20 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 16 (3.43%) jQuery
7 16 (3.43%) Web Services
8 14 (3.00%) WCF
9 10 (2.15%) HTML5
10 9 (1.93%) WPF
11 8 (1.72%) REST
12 7 (1.50%) JSON
12 7 (1.50%) XSL
12 7 (1.50%) Flash
13 6 (1.29%) SOAP
13 6 (1.29%) Entity Framework
13 6 (1.29%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.29%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.94%) Fixed Income
3 23 (4.94%) Data Structures
4 22 (4.72%) NHS
4 22 (4.72%) Derivative
5 13 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.58%) Open Source
7 11 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.15%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.93%) Data Extraction
9 9 (1.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (1.72%) IVR
11 7 (1.50%) Equities
12 6 (1.29%) Freedom of Information
13 5 (1.07%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.07%) Market Risk
14 4 (0.86%) Life Science
14 4 (0.86%) Statistics
14 4 (0.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.80%) Windows
2 20 (4.29%) Windows XP
3 17 (3.65%) UNIX
4 16 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.00%) Windows Vista
5 14 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.15%) Linux
7 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.86%) HPUX
9 3 (0.64%) Solaris
9 3 (0.64%) AIX
10 2 (0.43%) SUSE
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (12.88%) Data Analysis
3 49 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.65%) ETL
5 27 (5.79%) CRM
6 24 (5.15%) Project Management
7 22 (4.72%) Data Modelling
7 22 (4.72%) Business Analysis
8 20 (4.29%) Data Management
9 18 (3.86%) Asset Management
9 18 (3.86%) Scrum
10 16 (3.43%) Migration
10 16 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (3.43%) Change Control
11 15 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (3.00%) MVC
12 14 (3.00%) Change Management
12 14 (3.00%) TDD
13 13 (2.79%) Risk Management
13 13 (2.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 280 (60.09%) SQL
2 160 (34.33%) VBA
3 77 (16.52%) C#
4 58 (12.45%) VB
5 51 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 49 (10.52%) T-SQL
7 31 (6.65%) Java
8 28 (6.01%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.86%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.00%) Perl
11 12 (2.58%) VB6
12 8 (1.72%) XAML
12 8 (1.72%) Python
13 7 (1.50%) PHP
13 7 (1.50%) VBScript
14 4 (0.86%) C++
15 2 (0.43%) Delphi
15 2 (0.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.01%) SC Cleared
3 30 (6.44%) Degree
4 7 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.50%) HND
5 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.07%) HNC
7 4 (0.86%) ISEB
8 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.64%) CCNP
8 3 (0.64%) CCNA
9 2 (0.43%) MCP
9 2 (0.43%) CISSP
9 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.43%) ACCA
9 2 (0.43%) CISM
9 2 (0.43%) CIMA
9 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.22%) QA
2 5 (1.07%) SLA
3 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) P3O
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (1.07%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.21%) NFS
3 1 (0.21%) Samba
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.29%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.21%) Netcool
4 1 (0.21%) Control-M
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 171 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 96 (20.60%) Oracle
3 31 (6.65%) Business Objects
4 15 (3.22%) Sybase
4 15 (3.22%) Cognos
5 13 (2.79%) Teradata
6 10 (2.15%) Bloomberg
7 9 (1.93%) Intergraph
7 9 (1.93%) SAP
8 6 (1.29%) Fidessa
9 5 (1.07%) HP
9 5 (1.07%) Ericsson
9 5 (1.07%) Adobe
9 5 (1.07%) Remedy
9 5 (1.07%) Mapinfo
9 5 (1.07%) Syncfusion
9 5 (1.07%) DevExpress
9 5 (1.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 5 (1.07%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.86%) TIBCO
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