The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank - 17 20
Contract jobs citing MS Access 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 4.65% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 16.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £153 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.80%
MS Access
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.00% 29.07% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Median daily rate £395 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £152 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland