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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 383 384 352
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Contract jobs citing MS Access 242 212 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 1.94% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 130 132
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £340 £285
% change year-on-year
-10.88% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.79 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.37 £20.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.67% +19.35%
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
12266 10901 10788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.75% 21.65% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8176 6860 6805
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 152 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £13.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +32 100 £404 +9.18% 11
South East -22 55 £265 +26.30% 9
North West -27 19 £300 -6.97% 3
Yorkshire -37 16 £350 -24.32% 1
South West -5 15 £356 -6.55% 7
West Midlands -8 10 £400 +39.13% 2
East of England 0 9 £281 +0.44% 2
North East - 9 £300 -
East Midlands -8 7 £475 +18.75% 2
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 338 (70.86%) MS Excel
2 303 (63.52%) SQL
3 203 (42.56%) Microsoft
4 191 (40.04%) SQL Server
5 165 (34.59%) VBA
6 132 (27.67%) Finance
7 89 (18.66%) Banking
8 74 (15.51%) VB
9 73 (15.30%) Data Analysis
10 71 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
11 70 (14.68%) MS Office
12 66 (13.84%) MS PowerPoint
13 64 (13.42%) Oracle
14 63 (13.21%) C#
15 59 (12.37%) .NET
15 59 (12.37%) SharePoint
15 59 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 52 (10.90%) Migration
18 50 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
18 50 (10.48%) T-SQL
18 50 (10.48%) Relational Database
19 47 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
21 42 (8.81%) Business Analysis
21 42 (8.81%) Investment Banking
22 41 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
23 38 (7.97%) XML
24 36 (7.55%) ETL
25 33 (6.92%) Data Modelling

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 59 (12.37%) SharePoint
2 30 (6.29%) SAS
3 7 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.05%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.63%) WordPress
5 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (0.42%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) Node.js
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 338 (70.86%) MS Excel
2 70 (14.68%) MS Office
3 66 (13.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (5.03%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.10%) MS Project
6 9 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.42%) SPSS
8 1 (0.21%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) SunGard AvantGard
2 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.84%) CODA-Financials
3 4 (0.84%) Kondor+
3 4 (0.84%) Misys Midas
3 4 (0.84%) SmartPlant
3 4 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.63%) Metrica
5 2 (0.42%) Agresso
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.42%) SAP TEM
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.35%) 3G
1 16 (3.35%) 2G
2 14 (2.94%) 4G
2 14 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (2.31%) LTE
4 9 (1.89%) LAN
5 7 (1.47%) Internet
6 6 (1.26%) SAN
7 5 (1.05%) WAN
7 5 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.84%) PABX
8 4 (0.84%) FTP
8 4 (0.84%) ISDN
9 3 (0.63%) GPRS
9 3 (0.63%) NAS
9 3 (0.63%) RNC
10 2 (0.42%) Wireless
10 2 (0.42%) HSPA
10 2 (0.42%) DHCP
10 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (40.04%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (10.48%) Relational Database
5 43 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (5.87%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (4.61%) Crystal Reports
9 22 (4.61%) QlikView
10 15 (3.14%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (2.31%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.89%) MySQL
14 8 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.68%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.47%) SAP BW
15 7 (1.47%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 33 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.56%) Toad
3 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.63%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.42%) NUnit
5 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) Subversion
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) ERwin
6 1 (0.21%) Rational Rose
General
1 132 (27.67%) Finance
2 89 (18.66%) Banking
3 42 (8.81%) Investment Banking
4 29 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.19%) Retail
6 12 (2.52%) Marketing
7 10 (2.10%) Front Office
8 9 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.26%) Billing
10 6 (1.26%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.05%) Legal
12 4 (0.84%) Back Office
13 3 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.63%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.63%) Advertising
14 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 2 (0.42%) Law
15 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 198 (41.51%) Analyst
2 184 (38.57%) Developer
3 74 (15.51%) Data Analyst
4 59 (12.37%) Business Analyst
5 51 (10.69%) SQL Developer
6 31 (6.50%) VBA Developer
7 27 (5.66%) Excel Developer
8 22 (4.61%) Access Developer
9 17 (3.56%) Database Developer
10 16 (3.35%) Excel VBA Developer
11 15 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (2.94%) MI Developer
13 13 (2.73%) Analyst Developer
13 13 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
14 12 (2.52%) SQL Server Developer
15 11 (2.31%) Microsoft Developer
15 11 (2.31%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.31%) C# Developer
16 10 (2.10%) Service Analyst
16 10 (2.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.37%) .NET
2 38 (7.97%) XML
3 26 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 21 (4.40%) HTML
5 10 (2.10%) CSS
6 9 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.68%) WPF
8 5 (1.05%) MDX
8 5 (1.05%) jQuery
8 5 (1.05%) WinForms
8 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (0.84%) Entity Framework
9 4 (0.84%) JSON
10 3 (0.63%) Ajax
10 3 (0.63%) LINQ
10 3 (0.63%) SOAP
10 3 (0.63%) Web Services
10 3 (0.63%) MFC
10 3 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.71%) Management Information System
3 31 (6.50%) NHS
4 16 (3.35%) Statistics
5 15 (3.14%) Fixed Income
6 14 (2.94%) Data Extraction
7 11 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.10%) Learning Management System
8 10 (2.10%) Derivative
9 8 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.47%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.47%) CMDB
10 7 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 5 (1.05%) Life Science
12 5 (1.05%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.05%) iPhone
13 4 (0.84%) iSeries
13 4 (0.84%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.84%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.45%) Windows
2 15 (3.14%) UNIX
3 11 (2.31%) Linux
4 10 (2.10%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.68%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.42%) HPUX
7 2 (0.42%) SUSE
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.30%) Data Analysis
2 52 (10.90%) Migration
3 47 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (8.81%) Business Analysis
5 41 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (7.55%) ETL
7 33 (6.92%) Data Modelling
8 31 (6.50%) CRM
8 31 (6.50%) Project Management
9 28 (5.87%) Data Management
9 28 (5.87%) Data Migration
10 26 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (4.61%) Change Management
12 22 (4.61%) RAD
13 21 (4.40%) Validation
14 19 (3.98%) Time Management
15 18 (3.77%) SDLC
16 15 (3.14%) ITIL
17 14 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 303 (63.52%) SQL
2 165 (34.59%) VBA
3 74 (15.51%) VB
4 63 (13.21%) C#
5 50 (10.48%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.14%) Perl
7 13 (2.73%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.31%) Java
10 8 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.68%) VBScript
11 7 (1.47%) Python
11 7 (1.47%) VB6
12 6 (1.26%) C++
13 5 (1.05%) C
13 5 (1.05%) PHP
14 4 (0.84%) ABAP
14 4 (0.84%) XAML
15 3 (0.63%) MapBasic
15 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.66%) Degree
3 9 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.26%) HND
6 5 (1.05%) CCNP
6 5 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.05%) HNC
6 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.84%) CCNA
8 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.42%) ACCA
9 2 (0.42%) CIMA
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB
9 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.73%) SLA
2 11 (2.31%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.63%) COREP
6 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.42%) FATCA
6 2 (0.42%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.21%) Basel III
7 1 (0.21%) Basel II
7 1 (0.21%) GAAP
System Software
1 7 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Samba
3 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.63%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.42%) OVSD
3 2 (0.42%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 203 (42.56%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.42%) Oracle
3 17 (3.56%) SAP
4 15 (3.14%) Cognos
5 12 (2.52%) Sybase
6 10 (2.10%) CODA
7 9 (1.89%) Teradata
8 7 (1.47%) Tableau
9 6 (1.26%) Mapinfo
9 6 (1.26%) SunGard
10 5 (1.05%) Cisco
10 5 (1.05%) Remedy
10 5 (1.05%) VMware
10 5 (1.05%) Lotus
10 5 (1.05%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.84%) Intergraph
11 4 (0.84%) Reuters
11 4 (0.84%) IBM
11 4 (0.84%) HP
11 4 (0.84%) CA
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