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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 363 324 281
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -43
Contract jobs citing MS Access 240 263 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 2.54% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 129
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £492 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -28.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.50 £14.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.75 £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.05% -24.44%
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
11111 10356 8897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.17% 21.57% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7402 6720 5478
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 170 206
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 27 May 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
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 May 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 -25 92 £413 +3.12% 11
South East -37 36 £333 +20.90% 11
North West -17 29 £305 +1.66% 8
South West +19 27 £375 +36.36% 5
West Midlands -2 16 £306 +53.12% 7
Yorkshire -9 15 £325 +71.05% 4
East of England -2 14 £350 +23.89% 4
East Midlands -11 6 £350 +45.83% 1
North East - 4 £180 - 1
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 318 (65.98%) MS Excel
2 301 (62.45%) SQL
3 186 (38.59%) Microsoft
4 179 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 176 (36.51%) VBA
6 118 (24.48%) Finance
7 96 (19.92%) Banking
8 78 (16.18%) Oracle
9 77 (15.98%) .NET
10 71 (14.73%) C#
10 71 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
11 65 (13.49%) MS Office
11 65 (13.49%) Data Analysis
12 62 (12.86%) VB
12 62 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
13 56 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (11.20%) Security Cleared
15 53 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 49 (10.17%) T-SQL
17 47 (9.75%) HTML
17 47 (9.75%) XML
18 44 (9.13%) MS PowerPoint
18 44 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
19 43 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
21 38 (7.88%) JavaScript
21 38 (7.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 36 (7.47%) SQL Server 2005
23 35 (7.26%) Relational Database
24 34 (7.05%) Telecoms

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.73%) SAS
3 6 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.04%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.04%) CMS
5 4 (0.83%) Apache
5 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.62%) LiveCycle
6 3 (0.62%) Node.js
7 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.41%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.21%) Drupal
8 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 318 (65.98%) MS Excel
2 65 (13.49%) MS Office
3 44 (9.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.90%) MS Project
6 7 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) FastStats
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.87%) ResourceLink
2 7 (1.45%) SmartPlant
3 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.83%) Kondor+
4 4 (0.83%) Misys Midas
4 4 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
4 4 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.83%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.83%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.62%) SunGard AvantGard
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.41%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.41%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.21%) Summit
7 1 (0.21%) Agresso
7 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.21%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.21%) SaaS
1 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.32%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (3.11%) 3G
2 15 (3.11%) 2G
3 13 (2.70%) LAN
4 12 (2.49%) LTE
5 10 (2.07%) 4G
6 9 (1.87%) SAN
7 5 (1.04%) GPRS
7 5 (1.04%) WAN
7 5 (1.04%) FTP
7 5 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.83%) PABX
8 4 (0.83%) HSPA
8 4 (0.83%) ISDN
9 3 (0.62%) UMTS
9 3 (0.62%) NAS
10 2 (0.41%) Network Security
10 2 (0.41%) Intranet
10 2 (0.41%) Firewall
10 2 (0.41%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (7.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (7.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 35 (7.26%) Relational Database
9 24 (4.98%) Data Mining
10 22 (4.56%) Oracle Database
11 20 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (3.11%) QlikView
14 11 (2.28%) OLAP
14 11 (2.28%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (1.66%) MySQL
17 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (7.05%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.83%) Toad
4 3 (0.62%) NUnit
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.41%) FinalBuilder
5 2 (0.41%) Subversion
5 2 (0.41%) ERwin
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.21%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 118 (24.48%) Finance
2 96 (19.92%) Banking
3 34 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.98%) Retail
6 13 (2.70%) Front Office
7 12 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 11 (2.28%) Billing
9 9 (1.87%) Back Office
10 7 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.45%) Marketing
11 6 (1.24%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.62%) Legal
13 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.62%) Advertising
13 3 (0.62%) Publishing
14 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 197 (40.87%) Analyst
2 167 (34.65%) Developer
3 61 (12.66%) SQL Developer
4 52 (10.79%) Data Analyst
5 36 (7.47%) Business Analyst
6 35 (7.26%) VBA Developer
7 28 (5.81%) Excel Developer
8 21 (4.36%) Excel VBA Developer
8 21 (4.36%) Report Analyst
9 20 (4.15%) Programmer
9 20 (4.15%) Access Developer
10 16 (3.32%) Database Developer
11 14 (2.90%) DBA
12 13 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
13 12 (2.49%) Junior
13 12 (2.49%) Analyst Developer
14 11 (2.28%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.28%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (2.28%) Consultant
14 11 (2.28%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (15.98%) .NET
2 47 (9.75%) XML
2 47 (9.75%) HTML
3 32 (6.64%) ASP.NET
4 31 (6.43%) CSS
5 18 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 15 (3.11%) jQuery
8 10 (2.07%) HTML5
9 9 (1.87%) WCF
9 9 (1.87%) WPF
9 9 (1.87%) Web Services
10 8 (1.66%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.66%) Entity Framework
10 8 (1.66%) REST
11 7 (1.45%) JSON
11 7 (1.45%) XSL
11 7 (1.45%) Flash
12 6 (1.24%) SOAP
12 6 (1.24%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.56%) NHS
4 20 (4.15%) Fixed Income
5 19 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 17 (3.53%) Derivative
7 13 (2.70%) Statistics
8 11 (2.28%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 8 (1.66%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.66%) Data Extraction
12 7 (1.45%) iSeries
13 5 (1.04%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.04%) Life Science
13 5 (1.04%) CMDB
13 5 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
13 5 (1.04%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.83%) Equities
14 4 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.43%) Windows
2 12 (2.49%) UNIX
3 11 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (2.28%) Linux
3 11 (2.28%) Windows XP
4 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.24%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.83%) HPUX
8 3 (0.62%) Solaris
8 3 (0.62%) AIX
9 2 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (13.49%) Data Analysis
2 62 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.43%) Business Analysis
5 28 (5.81%) ETL
5 28 (5.81%) Migration
6 23 (4.77%) CRM
7 22 (4.56%) Project Management
8 21 (4.36%) Data Modelling
8 21 (4.36%) Data Management
9 17 (3.53%) Risk Management
10 16 (3.32%) Time Management
11 15 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (3.11%) Scrum
12 14 (2.90%) MVC
12 14 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (2.70%) Asset Management
14 12 (2.49%) TDD
14 12 (2.49%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 301 (62.45%) SQL
2 176 (36.51%) VBA
3 71 (14.73%) C#
4 62 (12.86%) VB
5 49 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 38 (7.88%) JavaScript
7 26 (5.39%) Java
8 23 (4.77%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.11%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.49%) Perl
11 10 (2.07%) VB6
12 8 (1.66%) C++
12 8 (1.66%) XAML
13 7 (1.45%) Python
13 7 (1.45%) VBScript
14 5 (1.04%) PHP
15 2 (0.41%) Delphi
15 2 (0.41%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.41%) VC++
15 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 54 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.64%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.98%) Degree
4 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.24%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.04%) HNC
5 5 (1.04%) HND
6 3 (0.62%) CCNP
6 3 (0.62%) CCNA
6 3 (0.62%) ISEB
6 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.41%) ACCA
7 2 (0.41%) CIMA
7 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.90%) QA
2 6 (1.24%) SLA
3 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) NSN NetAct
1 5 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Netcool
3 1 (0.21%) Control-M
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 186 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 78 (16.18%) Oracle
3 30 (6.22%) Business Objects
4 20 (4.15%) Cognos
5 15 (3.11%) Sybase
6 12 (2.49%) Teradata
7 11 (2.28%) SAP
8 9 (1.87%) Intergraph
9 7 (1.45%) IBM
9 7 (1.45%) Citrix
10 6 (1.24%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.24%) Ericsson
11 5 (1.04%) Lotus
11 5 (1.04%) CODA
11 5 (1.04%) Remedy
11 5 (1.04%) Mapinfo
11 5 (1.04%) Reuters
11 5 (1.04%) Syncfusion
11 5 (1.04%) DevExpress
11 5 (1.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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Rate: £400 - £445 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £330 to £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £290 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
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Surrey
Real Staffing
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