The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 16 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 Northamptonshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 40 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% 0.88% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 9.52% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £375 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £21.86
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +25.80%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.44% 9.21% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 33
Average daily rate £300 £260 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £362 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MS Access
East Midlands

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
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Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £375 -
MS Access
East Midlands

MS Access
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) MI Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft