The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Reading 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 63 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Access 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 0.52% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.35% 3.15% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate £296 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 127 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.41% 16.45% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 50 43
Average daily rate £375 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) CRM
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
4 8 (38.10%) System Testing
5 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (19.05%) Business Objects
8 4 (19.05%) SAP
8 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) VBA
8 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
8 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) 2G
1 2 (9.52%) 3G
2 1 (4.76%) 4G
2 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.76%) LTE
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) QlikView
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) OLAP
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) CRM Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Report Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (9.52%) NHS Information Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) MDX
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Xbox
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) CRM
1 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
1 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
1 8 (38.10%) System Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) VB6
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Business Objects
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Acme Packet
4 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.76%) Huawei