The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire 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 61 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Access 8 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.79% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.65% 4.07% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate £270 £253 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £267 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £15.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
172 123 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.16% 19.46% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 107
Average daily rate £345 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £23.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £15.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £40.50
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 Hertfordshire

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire 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
Stevenage - 2 £400 -
Harpenden - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
MS Access
East of England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Essbase
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (10.00%) Sage
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) RFID
5 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Replication

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) RFID
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Essbase Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Database Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Essbase Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
1 1 (10.00%) Logistics
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) EMC