The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 70 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.38% 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.90% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£185 £140 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -40.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.27 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.80% +1.58%
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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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
131 211 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.77% 19.81% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 98 88
Average daily rate £380 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £218 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+900.00% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -0.82%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) SGSN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HND
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft