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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 354 328 263
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -65
Contract jobs citing MS Access 238 245 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.52% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.29% 2.30% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 137 187
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£323 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.70 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £79.20 £48.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.39%
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
10385 10662 9834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.95% 22.77% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7001 6700 6146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 243 238
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.00 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £47.58 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +5 103 £350 +7.69% 9
South East -32 54 £269 +1.41% 6
South West -17 24 £283 +2.72% 3
East Midlands +23 18 £340 - 4
North West -3 18 £350 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire -9 11 £283 -5.83% 2
West Midlands -19 7 £300 +3.44% 6
East of England -16 6 £198 -39.23% 2
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 295 (61.20%) MS Excel
2 268 (55.60%) SQL
3 206 (42.74%) Microsoft
4 141 (29.25%) SQL Server
5 140 (29.05%) VBA
6 127 (26.35%) Finance
7 102 (21.16%) Oracle
8 78 (16.18%) Windows
9 76 (15.77%) MS Office
10 73 (15.15%) Data Analysis
10 73 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (14.32%) Migration
12 67 (13.90%) .NET
13 62 (12.86%) Banking
14 54 (11.20%) VB
15 51 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
15 51 (10.58%) Security Cleared
16 50 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 48 (9.96%) C#
18 46 (9.54%) Business Objects
18 46 (9.54%) Project Management
19 44 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (8.92%) SQL Server 2005
20 43 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 43 (8.92%) SC Cleared
21 40 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
21 40 (8.30%) Relational Database
22 39 (8.09%) MS Visio
23 36 (7.47%) JavaScript
23 36 (7.47%) XML

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.26%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.32%) SAS
3 15 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.45%) ArcGIS
5 6 (1.24%) IIS
5 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.83%) CMS
7 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.83%) LiveCycle
8 3 (0.62%) Documentum
8 3 (0.62%) WebLogic Integration
8 3 (0.62%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.41%) Kentico
10 1 (0.21%) Lync
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 295 (61.20%) MS Excel
2 76 (15.77%) MS Office
3 51 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (8.09%) MS Visio
5 25 (5.19%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (4.36%) MS Project
7 7 (1.45%) ArcInfo
8 3 (0.62%) SPSS
9 2 (0.41%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.45%) SmartPlant
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.83%) LatentZero
3 4 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.41%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.41%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.41%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.21%) Maximo
6 1 (0.21%) Summit
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.49%) FTP
2 8 (1.66%) HTTP
2 8 (1.66%) 3G
2 8 (1.66%) 2G
2 8 (1.66%) LTE
3 6 (1.24%) VPN
3 6 (1.24%) WAN
3 6 (1.24%) GPRS
3 6 (1.24%) LAN
4 5 (1.04%) UMTS
4 5 (1.04%) GSM
5 4 (0.83%) Intranet
5 4 (0.83%) Internet
5 4 (0.83%) 4G
5 4 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (0.83%) SSH
6 3 (0.62%) SAN
6 3 (0.62%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.41%) VoIP
7 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (8.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 43 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (8.30%) Relational Database
5 35 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (6.64%) Oracle Database
7 20 (4.15%) Data Mining
7 20 (4.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 19 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (3.11%) MySQL
9 15 (3.11%) QlikView
10 13 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (2.49%) OLAP
12 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.45%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 22 (4.56%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.66%) Toad
4 6 (1.24%) JIRA
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.62%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.62%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.21%) NUnit
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) GDB
General
1 127 (26.35%) Finance
2 62 (12.86%) Banking
3 32 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.56%) Retail
5 16 (3.32%) Billing
6 10 (2.07%) Back Office
6 10 (2.07%) Marketing
7 9 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.24%) Front Office
9 6 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.83%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.83%) Publishing
12 3 (0.62%) Games
12 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 2 (0.41%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 246 (51.04%) Analyst
2 129 (26.76%) Developer
3 85 (17.63%) Data Analyst
4 56 (11.62%) Business Analyst
5 32 (6.64%) Access Developer
6 26 (5.39%) Report Analyst
7 23 (4.77%) MI Analyst
8 21 (4.36%) Excel Developer
8 21 (4.36%) VBA Developer
8 21 (4.36%) Information Analyst
9 20 (4.15%) SQL Developer
9 20 (4.15%) Applications Support
9 20 (4.15%) Microsoft Developer
10 17 (3.53%) Programmer
10 17 (3.53%) Database Developer
11 16 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (2.70%) Consultant
13 12 (2.49%) Analyst Programmer
13 12 (2.49%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (2.49%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (13.90%) .NET
2 36 (7.47%) XML
3 30 (6.22%) HTML
4 24 (4.98%) ASP.NET
5 21 (4.36%) CSS
5 21 (4.36%) Web Services
6 13 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (2.70%) WCF
7 11 (2.28%) Ajax
8 9 (1.87%) jQuery
8 9 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (1.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 5 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.04%) WPF
10 4 (0.83%) Silverlight
10 4 (0.83%) SOAP
10 4 (0.83%) XHTML
11 3 (0.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (0.62%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.41%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.47%) Management Information System
3 30 (6.22%) NHS
4 24 (4.98%) Data Structures
5 14 (2.90%) GIS
5 14 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.28%) Data Extraction
7 10 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.66%) IVR
9 8 (1.66%) Derivative
10 7 (1.45%) Equities
10 7 (1.45%) Open Source
11 6 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.24%) Clustering
12 5 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.04%) Statistics
12 5 (1.04%) Informatics
12 5 (1.04%) User Experience
13 4 (0.83%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 78 (16.18%) Windows
2 29 (6.02%) Windows XP
3 25 (5.19%) Windows 7
4 17 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (3.11%) UNIX
5 15 (3.11%) Windows Vista
6 12 (2.49%) Linux
7 4 (0.83%) HPUX
8 3 (0.62%) Solaris
8 3 (0.62%) SUSE
9 2 (0.41%) AIX
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.15%) Data Analysis
2 69 (14.32%) Migration
3 46 (9.54%) Project Management
4 44 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (6.85%) ETL
7 30 (6.22%) Data Modelling
7 30 (6.22%) Validation
8 27 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (5.60%) Data Management
9 24 (4.98%) CRM
9 24 (4.98%) Data Migration
10 19 (3.94%) Analytics
10 19 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (3.94%) Change Management
11 17 (3.53%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.32%) Risk Management
12 16 (3.32%) Business Analysis
12 16 (3.32%) Asset Management
12 16 (3.32%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 268 (55.60%) SQL
2 140 (29.05%) VBA
3 54 (11.20%) VB
4 48 (9.96%) C#
5 36 (7.47%) JavaScript
6 30 (6.22%) PL/SQL
7 29 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.98%) T-SQL
9 19 (3.94%) Java
10 10 (2.07%) VB6
11 7 (1.45%) XAML
12 6 (1.24%) PHP
13 4 (0.83%) Perl
13 4 (0.83%) C
14 3 (0.62%) C++
14 3 (0.62%) VBScript
14 3 (0.62%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.41%) Python
15 2 (0.41%) R
15 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 43 (8.92%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.02%) Degree
4 8 (1.66%) HND
5 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.24%) MCP
7 4 (0.83%) ISEB
7 4 (0.83%) CISSP
7 4 (0.83%) CISM
7 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.41%) HNC
9 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.21%) CCNP
10 1 (0.21%) CCNA
10 1 (0.21%) CCA
10 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.81%) QA
2 10 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.83%) P3O
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.21%) NFS
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.62%) Netcool
3 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.21%) Control-M
4 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 206 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 102 (21.16%) Oracle
3 46 (9.54%) Business Objects
4 24 (4.98%) SAP
5 16 (3.32%) Cognos
6 14 (2.90%) IBM
6 14 (2.90%) Teradata
7 9 (1.87%) Citrix
8 8 (1.66%) Informatica
9 7 (1.45%) HP
9 7 (1.45%) Intergraph
10 6 (1.24%) Primavera
10 6 (1.24%) Tableau
10 6 (1.24%) Adobe
10 6 (1.24%) Bloomberg
11 5 (1.04%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.04%) Mapinfo
11 5 (1.04%) thinkFolio
12 4 (0.83%) Cyber-Ark
12 4 (0.83%) CODA
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £100 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £100 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chesterfield and Chorley
Church International
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 24 days ago