The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 56 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Access 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.32% 1.46% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% 7.41% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £463 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £28.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +9.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.21% 19.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 39 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £35.20 £30.89 £26.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £27.50 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
East of England

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Access across the Essex region.

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Essex region.

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Billericay - - - -
Colchester - - - -
MS Access
East of England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (40.00%) BMC
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) AS400
6 4 (26.67%) Legal
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
6 4 (26.67%) Information Security
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) AIX
6 4 (26.67%) Solaris
6 4 (26.67%) iSeries
6 4 (26.67%) Change Control
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Report Writer
4 1 (6.67%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XHTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) AS400
1 4 (26.67%) iSeries
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) BMC
2 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) VMware