The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
England / North West
Rank 126 142 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Access 9 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.44% 2.07% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £250 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £375 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £337 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +16.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £34.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.11% +6.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.45 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-15.66% -7.14%

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
624 772 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.94% 20.30% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 502 450
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 18
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.20 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.04 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 4 £289 -7.56% 3
Cheshire +24 2 £225 -35.71% 1
Merseyside +4 2 - - 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) VBA
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) GIS
8 2 (12.50%) VB
8 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
9 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (6.25%) ERP
9 1 (6.25%) MS Visio

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.25%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) GeoServer
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Anywhere
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.25%) Firebug
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
1 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.25%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (6.25%) The Grinder
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) PowerBuilder Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
2 1 (6.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) COBOL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JCL
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism
4 1 (6.25%) ESRI
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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