The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 17 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 Manchester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 73 66 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Contract jobs citing MS Access 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.85% 0.92% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 3.54% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
281 254 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.94% 25.87% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 124 174
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
North West

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 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
Stockport - 1 - - 1
MS Access
North West

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) VBA
6 4 (23.53%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (11.76%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) Sage
8 2 (11.76%) Toad
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maximo
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Toad
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) MI Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Maximo Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Access Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) XML
1 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) HPUX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.88%) SUSE
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) VBA
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects