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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 438 377 344
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -33
Contract jobs citing MS Access 197 246 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 2.13% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 148 161
Average daily rate £325 £347 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +17.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £18.55 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £179.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +32.35%
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
11254 11571 11426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.97% 22.89% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7687 7561 7303
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 156 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.97 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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 April 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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 74 £365 -12.04% 9
South East -5 41 £314 +14.09% 5
Yorkshire +20 30 £320 -1.53% 1
East Midlands +6 14 £300 -14.28% 2
South West -10 11 £400 +11.11% 6
East of England +10 10 £331 +289.70% 4
West Midlands -10 8 £400 +39.13% 8
North West -28 6 £195 -30.66% 6
Midlands -4 2 £300 +71.42%
North East -35 1 £300 +66.66%
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 326 (72.12%) MS Excel
2 269 (59.51%) SQL
3 181 (40.04%) Microsoft
4 168 (37.17%) SQL Server
5 143 (31.64%) VBA
6 115 (25.44%) Finance
7 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
8 81 (17.92%) Data Analysis
9 67 (14.82%) Project Management
10 65 (14.38%) Relational Database
11 64 (14.16%) MS PowerPoint
12 61 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 58 (12.83%) Management Information System
14 57 (12.61%) Degree
15 56 (12.39%) Migration
16 55 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 54 (11.95%) C#
18 53 (11.73%) VB
19 52 (11.50%) Banking
20 51 (11.28%) .NET
20 51 (11.28%) MS Office
21 48 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
22 46 (10.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 46 (10.18%) Data Quality
23 44 (9.73%) Oracle
24 42 (9.29%) Security Cleared
25 41 (9.07%) BusinessObjects
26 40 (8.85%) T-SQL
27 39 (8.63%) SharePoint
28 35 (7.74%) Data Modelling

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 39 (8.63%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.65%) IIS
3 9 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.77%) Apache
5 6 (1.33%) CICS
5 6 (1.33%) SAS
6 5 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.66%) Confluence
7 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.66%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.44%) CMS
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Moodle
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 326 (72.12%) MS Excel
2 64 (14.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 51 (11.28%) MS Office
4 19 (4.20%) MS Project
5 15 (3.32%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.33%) SPSS
7 3 (0.66%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.43%) Maximo
1 11 (2.43%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.44%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.44%) Summit
2 2 (0.44%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.44%) Pure360
2 2 (0.44%) Taleo
3 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.21%) Internet
2 8 (1.77%) WinSCP
3 7 (1.55%) SSL
4 6 (1.33%) FTP
5 4 (0.88%) DVB
5 4 (0.88%) LAN
5 4 (0.88%) SAN
5 4 (0.88%) WAN
6 3 (0.66%) Intranet
6 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.44%) NAS
8 1 (0.22%) 3G
8 1 (0.22%) 4G
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.22%) DNS
8 1 (0.22%) Firewall
8 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.22%) VoIP
8 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 65 (14.38%) Relational Database
3 61 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (10.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (9.07%) BusinessObjects
7 34 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (5.09%) Data Mining
10 18 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (2.88%) PerformancePoint
13 12 (2.65%) GIS
14 9 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (1.77%) DB2
15 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (1.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 6 (1.33%) Easytrieve
17 6 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.32%) JIRA
3 13 (2.88%) Subversion
4 6 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.88%) Toad
6 3 (0.66%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.44%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (0.44%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.22%) LSMW
8 1 (0.22%) PVCS
8 1 (0.22%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 115 (25.44%) Finance
2 52 (11.50%) Banking
3 18 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.65%) Front Office
4 12 (2.65%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.99%) Marketing
6 6 (1.33%) Automotive
6 6 (1.33%) Back Office
7 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.11%) Retail
8 4 (0.88%) Advertising
9 3 (0.66%) Billing
9 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.66%) Local Government
10 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (40.71%) Analyst
2 171 (37.83%) Developer
3 73 (16.15%) Data Analyst
4 53 (11.73%) SQL Developer
5 39 (8.63%) Access Developer
6 35 (7.74%) VBA Developer
7 31 (6.86%) Business Analyst
8 27 (5.97%) SQL Analyst
9 21 (4.65%) Business Developer
9 21 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
10 19 (4.20%) Excel Analyst
11 18 (3.98%) Administrator
11 18 (3.98%) Information Analyst
11 18 (3.98%) SSIS Developer
12 17 (3.76%) Database Developer
13 16 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (3.54%) C# Developer
13 16 (3.54%) SSAS Developer
14 15 (3.32%) Access VBA Developer
14 15 (3.32%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.28%) .NET
2 26 (5.75%) ASP.NET
3 25 (5.53%) HTML
4 20 (4.42%) MDX
5 15 (3.32%) XML
6 13 (2.88%) Classic ASP
6 13 (2.88%) WPF
7 9 (1.99%) jQuery
8 8 (1.77%) CSS
8 8 (1.77%) WinForms
9 7 (1.55%) DAO
10 6 (1.33%) ADO
10 6 (1.33%) ISPF
11 5 (1.11%) DCOM
11 5 (1.11%) WCF
11 5 (1.11%) Web Services
11 5 (1.11%) XHTML
12 4 (0.88%) HTML5
13 3 (0.66%) JMS
13 3 (0.66%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (12.83%) Management Information System
3 30 (6.64%) NHS
4 24 (5.31%) Statistics
5 15 (3.32%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.43%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.21%) Data Extraction
8 9 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.77%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.77%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.55%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.33%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.33%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.33%) VSAM
12 5 (1.11%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.64%) Windows
2 15 (3.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (1.77%) Linux
5 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.33%) MVS
6 6 (1.33%) Unix
6 6 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.92%) Data Analysis
2 67 (14.82%) Project Management
3 56 (12.39%) Migration
4 48 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (7.74%) Data Modelling
6 34 (7.52%) Validation
7 30 (6.64%) Analytics
8 27 (5.97%) Change Management
8 27 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (5.75%) Data Management
9 26 (5.75%) Data Migration
10 25 (5.53%) Web Development
11 24 (5.31%) Business Analysis
12 23 (5.09%) ETL
13 19 (4.20%) Business Continuity
13 19 (4.20%) Data Cleansing
14 18 (3.98%) Data Validation
15 17 (3.76%) Performance Management
15 17 (3.76%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 269 (59.51%) SQL
2 143 (31.64%) VBA
3 54 (11.95%) C#
4 53 (11.73%) VB
5 40 (8.85%) T-SQL
6 21 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.98%) Java
8 14 (3.10%) C++
9 12 (2.65%) VB6
10 10 (2.21%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.77%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.55%) Perl
12 7 (1.55%) PHP
12 7 (1.55%) VBScript
13 6 (1.33%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.33%) COBOL
13 6 (1.33%) JCL
13 6 (1.33%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.33%) REXX
13 6 (1.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (12.61%) Degree
2 42 (9.29%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.55%) MCSE
6 5 (1.11%) MCSA
7 3 (0.66%) MCP
7 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.22%) HNC
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
9 1 (0.22%) PhD
9 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.18%) Data Quality
2 28 (6.19%) QA
3 13 (2.88%) SLA
4 11 (2.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.11%) Basel II
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.33%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
3 1 (0.22%) Samba
3 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.66%) Netcool
2 3 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (0.66%) SCCM
2 3 (0.66%) Unicenter
2 3 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (0.44%) DameWare
3 2 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.22%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 181 (40.04%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.73%) Oracle
3 21 (4.65%) SAP
4 13 (2.88%) Remedy
5 11 (2.43%) Ariba
6 10 (2.21%) Tableau
7 8 (1.77%) IBM
8 7 (1.55%) HP
9 6 (1.33%) CA
9 6 (1.33%) Micro Focus
10 4 (0.88%) Citrix
10 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.88%) Siemens
11 3 (0.66%) Cisco
11 3 (0.66%) EMC
11 3 (0.66%) Mapinfo
11 3 (0.66%) Meridio
11 3 (0.66%) Sage
11 3 (0.66%) Veritas
12 2 (0.44%) Northgate
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £298 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £320 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Expenses
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago