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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 528 374 374
Rank change year-on-year
-154 0
Contract jobs citing MS Access 108 267 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 2.22% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 184 144
Median daily rate £325 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £188 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £24.00 £20.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
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
11174 12027 11005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.39% 23.26% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7527 7995 6917
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 182 183
Median hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £16.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MS Access as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2016.

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 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -4 37 £318 +17.59% 5
London -70 36 £438 +1.74% 3
South West -8 11 £325 -13.33% 1
North West -8 10 £295 -4.83% 3
East of England +15 6 £275 -21.42% 4
West Midlands -44 5 £325 -18.75% 3
Yorkshire -17 2 £410 +18.84% 2
East Midlands -5 1 - - 2
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 210 (68.85%) MS Excel
2 197 (64.59%) SQL
3 135 (44.26%) Microsoft
4 117 (38.36%) SQL Server
5 92 (30.16%) VBA
6 77 (25.25%) Finance
7 56 (18.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 56 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (17.70%) Data Analysis
9 53 (17.38%) MS Office
10 49 (16.07%) Oracle
10 49 (16.07%) Project Management
11 46 (15.08%) Management Information System
12 42 (13.77%) Security Cleared
13 40 (13.11%) Migration
14 38 (12.46%) Degree
15 37 (12.13%) .NET
16 36 (11.80%) VB
17 35 (11.48%) Relational Database
18 33 (10.82%) Banking
19 32 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
20 29 (9.51%) T-SQL
20 29 (9.51%) SharePoint
21 27 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (8.85%) Windows
21 27 (8.85%) SAP
21 27 (8.85%) Data Quality
22 26 (8.52%) Statistics
23 25 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 25 (8.20%) IIS

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (9.51%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.20%) IIS
3 15 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (2.62%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.66%) SAS
7 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.33%) Apache
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Moodle
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 210 (68.85%) MS Excel
2 56 (18.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 53 (17.38%) MS Office
4 15 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 13 (4.26%) MS Project
6 10 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Maximo
2 6 (1.97%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) Summit
4 1 (0.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.66%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) Taleo
2 2 (0.66%) Yammer
3 1 (0.33%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.26%) SAN
2 6 (1.97%) Wireless
3 5 (1.64%) 2G
3 5 (1.64%) 3G
3 5 (1.64%) 4G
3 5 (1.64%) DVB
3 5 (1.64%) LTE
3 5 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (1.64%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.31%) DHCP
4 4 (1.31%) Internet
5 3 (0.98%) DNS
5 3 (0.98%) Firewall
5 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.66%) FTP
6 2 (0.66%) HTTP
6 2 (0.66%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.33%) LAN
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.87%) BusinessObjects
6 23 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (5.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.28%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.62%) MySQL
11 7 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.64%) PowerPivot
14 4 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.31%) Essbase
14 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.31%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.59%) Subversion
3 6 (1.97%) JIRA
4 4 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.98%) FinalBuilder
5 3 (0.98%) Toad
6 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.66%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.33%) PVCS
7 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (25.25%) Finance
2 33 (10.82%) Banking
3 16 (5.25%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.28%) Back Office
6 9 (2.95%) Front Office
7 5 (1.64%) Marketing
7 5 (1.64%) Retail
8 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.98%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.66%) French Language
10 2 (0.66%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 144 (47.21%) Analyst
2 98 (32.13%) Developer
3 45 (14.75%) SQL Developer
4 39 (12.79%) Data Analyst
5 30 (9.84%) Access Developer
5 30 (9.84%) VBA Developer
6 24 (7.87%) SQL Analyst
7 23 (7.54%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.90%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.59%) Information Analyst
10 13 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
11 12 (3.93%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.93%) Excel Analyst
12 11 (3.61%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.61%) Access VBA Developer
12 11 (3.61%) Database Developer
12 11 (3.61%) VB Developer
12 11 (3.61%) VB6 Developer
13 10 (3.28%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.13%) .NET
2 22 (7.21%) HTML
3 20 (6.56%) Classic ASP
4 19 (6.23%) XML
5 15 (4.92%) CSS
6 14 (4.59%) jQuery
7 12 (3.93%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.61%) DCOM
8 11 (3.61%) XHTML
9 6 (1.97%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.97%) ADO
9 6 (1.97%) Web Services
10 4 (1.31%) DAO
10 4 (1.31%) J2EE
11 3 (0.98%) COM
11 3 (0.98%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.66%) SOAP
12 2 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.66%) WinForms
12 2 (0.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (15.08%) Management Information System
3 26 (8.52%) Statistics
4 22 (7.21%) NHS
5 8 (2.62%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.62%) Thin Client
6 6 (1.97%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.64%) STB
8 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.31%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.31%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.31%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.98%) Derivative
9 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.66%) CMDB
10 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.85%) Windows
2 19 (6.23%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (5.25%) Unix
5 14 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.59%) Windows XP
6 9 (2.95%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.64%) Solaris
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Android
9 1 (0.33%) Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.70%) Data Analysis
2 49 (16.07%) Project Management
3 40 (13.11%) Migration
4 32 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (8.20%) Data Modelling
6 24 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (6.56%) Data Migration
8 19 (6.23%) Data Management
8 19 (6.23%) ETL
9 16 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.25%) Analytics
9 16 (5.25%) Business Analysis
9 16 (5.25%) Change Management
9 16 (5.25%) ITIL
9 16 (5.25%) Performance Management
10 15 (4.92%) Waterfall
11 14 (4.59%) Change Control
11 14 (4.59%) Scrum
11 14 (4.59%) Validation
12 13 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (64.59%) SQL
2 92 (30.16%) VBA
3 36 (11.80%) VB
4 29 (9.51%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.21%) C#
6 19 (6.23%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.92%) VB6
8 13 (4.26%) Java
8 13 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.93%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.95%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.62%) PHP
12 5 (1.64%) Python
12 5 (1.64%) VBScript
13 3 (0.98%) C++
13 3 (0.98%) COBOL
13 3 (0.98%) VC++
14 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.33%) C
14 1 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (13.77%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.46%) Degree
3 23 (7.54%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.97%) MCSE
7 5 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.64%) HNC
7 5 (1.64%) MCSA
8 3 (0.98%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) ISEB
9 2 (0.66%) MCP
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CBAP
10 1 (0.33%) CISSP
10 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.33%) MBA
10 1 (0.33%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.85%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.59%) QA
3 8 (2.62%) SLA
4 5 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.31%) Basel II
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) Basel III
7 1 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.26%) NetBackup
1 13 (4.26%) Netcool
1 13 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (2.62%) Unicenter
2 8 (2.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.64%) Amdocs OSS
5 2 (0.66%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 135 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.07%) Oracle
3 27 (8.85%) SAP
4 16 (5.25%) HP
5 13 (4.26%) Citrix
5 13 (4.26%) EMC
6 12 (3.93%) Veritas
7 11 (3.61%) Remedy
8 9 (2.95%) Tableau
9 8 (2.62%) Meridio
10 7 (2.30%) Siemens
11 6 (1.97%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 6 (1.97%) Ariba
11 6 (1.97%) BT
11 6 (1.97%) Ericsson
11 6 (1.97%) Huawei
11 6 (1.97%) Nokia
11 6 (1.97%) Nokia Networks
12 5 (1.64%) NetCracker
12 5 (1.64%) ZTE
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