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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 352 356 324
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Contract jobs citing MS Access 267 228 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.46% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 2.13% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 144 145
Average daily rate
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£363 £340 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £185 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.72 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -4.45%
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
11602 10691 10215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.45% 21.65% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7728 6727 6358
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 162 218
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 111 £430 +7.50% 13
South East -15 52 £270 +35.00% 6
North West -19 22 £310 -3.87% 5
South West +10 21 £375 +15.38% 8
Yorkshire -25 18 £345 -27.36%
West Midlands +4 16 £400 +48.83% 5
East of England +2 14 £350 +100.00% 2
North East - 8 £300 -
East Midlands -3 2 - - 1
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 357 (69.59%) MS Excel
2 333 (64.91%) SQL
3 211 (41.13%) SQL Server
4 204 (39.77%) Microsoft
5 183 (35.67%) VBA
6 136 (26.51%) Finance
7 99 (19.30%) Banking
8 79 (15.40%) VB
9 73 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 72 (14.04%) C#
11 71 (13.84%) Data Analysis
11 71 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
12 70 (13.65%) MS PowerPoint
12 70 (13.65%) .NET
13 68 (13.26%) Oracle
13 68 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 66 (12.87%) MS Office
15 64 (12.48%) T-SQL
16 60 (11.70%) Relational Database
17 58 (11.31%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (11.11%) SharePoint
19 55 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
20 50 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
21 49 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
22 48 (9.36%) Migration
23 47 (9.16%) Investment Banking
24 45 (8.77%) Business Analysis
25 44 (8.58%) XML
26 41 (7.99%) HTML
26 41 (7.99%) Security Cleared

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 57 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.65%) SAS
3 5 (0.97%) IBM Notes
3 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.78%) Apache
5 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.58%) Node.js
5 3 (0.58%) WordPress
5 3 (0.58%) CMS
6 2 (0.39%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (0.39%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 357 (69.59%) MS Excel
2 70 (13.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 66 (12.87%) MS Office
4 25 (4.87%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.73%) MS Project
6 8 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.39%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.56%) ResourceLink
2 6 (1.17%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.78%) IntelliMatch
4 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.78%) Kondor+
4 4 (0.78%) Misys Midas
4 4 (0.78%) CODA-Financials
4 4 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.39%) Agresso
5 2 (0.39%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.39%) SAP TEM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.19%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.12%) 3G
1 16 (3.12%) 2G
1 16 (3.12%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (2.73%) LTE
2 14 (2.73%) 4G
3 13 (2.53%) LAN
4 7 (1.36%) SAN
4 7 (1.36%) Internet
5 5 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (0.97%) WAN
5 5 (0.97%) GPRS
6 4 (0.78%) ISDN
6 4 (0.78%) FTP
6 4 (0.78%) HSPA
6 4 (0.78%) PABX
6 4 (0.78%) NAS
7 3 (0.58%) UMTS
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) GSM
8 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (41.13%) SQL Server
2 73 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (11.70%) Relational Database
5 50 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 36 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (5.85%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (4.29%) QlikView
11 21 (4.09%) Crystal Reports
12 19 (3.70%) RDBMS
13 16 (3.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (2.53%) Data Mining
15 12 (2.34%) MySQL
16 10 (1.95%) Oracle Database
17 9 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (1.56%) OLAP
19 4 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.73%) Toad
3 9 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.58%) FinalBuilder
5 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.39%) ERwin
6 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.39%) Subversion
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 136 (26.51%) Finance
2 99 (19.30%) Banking
3 47 (9.16%) Investment Banking
4 38 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.70%) Retail
6 12 (2.34%) Marketing
7 10 (1.95%) Front Office
8 9 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.36%) Back Office
10 7 (1.36%) Billing
10 7 (1.36%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.17%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.58%) Advertising
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Games
14 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 201 (39.18%) Analyst
2 192 (37.43%) Developer
3 67 (13.06%) Data Analyst
4 62 (12.09%) SQL Developer
5 51 (9.94%) Business Analyst
6 30 (5.85%) VBA Developer
7 26 (5.07%) Excel Developer
8 22 (4.29%) Access Developer
9 20 (3.90%) Database Developer
10 16 (3.12%) C# Developer
10 16 (3.12%) Excel VBA Developer
11 15 (2.92%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (2.92%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (2.73%) MI Developer
13 13 (2.53%) MI Analyst
14 12 (2.34%) Financial Analyst
14 12 (2.34%) Support Analyst
14 12 (2.34%) Report Analyst
15 11 (2.14%) DBA
15 11 (2.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (13.65%) .NET
2 44 (8.58%) XML
3 41 (7.99%) HTML
4 36 (7.02%) ASP.NET
5 22 (4.29%) CSS
6 13 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 12 (2.34%) WPF
8 11 (2.14%) jQuery
8 11 (2.14%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.75%) HTML5
10 8 (1.56%) Entity Framework
10 8 (1.56%) JSON
11 6 (1.17%) SOAP
11 6 (1.17%) Web Services
11 6 (1.17%) REST
11 6 (1.17%) OAuth2
12 5 (0.97%) CSS3
13 4 (0.78%) XSL
13 4 (0.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.07%) NHS
4 20 (3.90%) Fixed Income
5 16 (3.12%) Statistics
6 12 (2.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 11 (2.14%) Derivative
7 11 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.14%) Data Extraction
7 11 (2.14%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.95%) Learning Management System
8 10 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.36%) CMDB
10 5 (0.97%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (0.97%) iPhone
11 4 (0.78%) iSeries
11 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.78%) Market Risk
11 4 (0.78%) STB
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.87%) Windows
2 17 (3.31%) UNIX
3 10 (1.95%) Linux
4 8 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.39%) HPUX
7 2 (0.39%) SUSE
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (13.84%) Data Analysis
2 58 (11.31%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (9.36%) Migration
5 45 (8.77%) Business Analysis
6 39 (7.60%) ETL
7 30 (5.85%) CRM
8 29 (5.65%) Project Management
9 28 (5.46%) Data Management
9 28 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 25 (4.87%) Data Modelling
12 24 (4.68%) Change Management
13 22 (4.29%) RAD
14 21 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.09%) Time Management
15 18 (3.51%) Scrum
15 18 (3.51%) SDLC
16 17 (3.31%) Technical Architecture
17 16 (3.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 333 (64.91%) SQL
2 183 (35.67%) VBA
3 79 (15.40%) VB
4 72 (14.04%) C#
5 64 (12.48%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 24 (4.68%) Java
8 16 (3.12%) Perl
9 13 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.34%) VBScript
11 10 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.36%) VB6
12 7 (1.36%) Python
13 6 (1.17%) C++
14 5 (0.97%) PHP
15 3 (0.58%) C
15 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.58%) VC++
16 2 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.63%) Degree
3 20 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.36%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.17%) HND
6 5 (0.97%) CCNP
6 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.97%) HNC
7 4 (0.78%) CCNA
8 3 (0.58%) ISEB
8 3 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.39%) ACCA
9 2 (0.39%) CIMA
9 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.19%) MBA
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.34%) SLA
2 11 (2.14%) QA
3 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) FATCA
5 2 (0.39%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.39%) COREP
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
6 1 (0.19%) GAAP
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) DICOM
6 1 (0.19%) Basel III
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Samba
3 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.39%) OVSD
2 2 (0.39%) HP NNM
2 2 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.19%) Netcool
3 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 204 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 68 (13.26%) Oracle
3 22 (4.29%) Cognos
4 17 (3.31%) SAP
5 15 (2.92%) Sybase
6 9 (1.75%) CODA
6 9 (1.75%) Teradata
7 7 (1.36%) Tableau
8 6 (1.17%) Mapinfo
8 6 (1.17%) SunGard
9 5 (0.97%) Cisco
9 5 (0.97%) IBM
9 5 (0.97%) Remedy
9 5 (0.97%) VMware
9 5 (0.97%) Lotus
10 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.78%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.78%) Reuters
10 4 (0.78%) HP
10 4 (0.78%) Citrix
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £308 - £408 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago