The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 92 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.59% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 2.63% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 10
Median daily rate £325 £313 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
- +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
MS Access
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
357 342 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.99% 22.40% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 234 145
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £14.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £19.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DameWare
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Banking

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) OAT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) OAT Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Conflict Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) DameWare
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) LexisNexis
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) VMware