The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes 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 38 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing MS Access 7 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.80% 2.66% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 16.87% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Average daily rate £255 £175 £191
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £163 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
140 83 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.91% 15.75% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 48 103
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £167 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
Buckinghamshire

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Information Management
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) NHS
6 3 (25.00%) Informatics
6 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (8.33%) Data Management
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Workflow
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (8.33%) ETL
8 1 (8.33%) SAS

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
1 3 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP