The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 134 105 116
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Access 16 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.90% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.69% 4.21% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Median daily rate £325 £258 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% -26.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £323 £283
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +14.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% +32.35%
MS Access
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
595 641 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.93% 21.27% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 354 310
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh -12 9 £355 -27.23% 4
Glasgow 0 7 £244 -2.50% 2
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) VBA
6 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
7 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
8 9 (28.13%) Quality Management
8 9 (28.13%) Star Schema
8 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
9 8 (25.00%) Analytics
9 8 (25.00%) QA
9 8 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) Data Stewardship
11 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.63%) Banking
12 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (9.38%) SAS
13 3 (9.38%) RAD
13 3 (9.38%) MS Office
13 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
13 3 (9.38%) Migration
13 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
14 2 (6.25%) Release Management

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 9 (28.13%) Star Schema
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) International Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Access Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Information Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Access VBA Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) VBA Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Excel Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (6.25%) MI Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) VBA Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Quality Management
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Data Stewardship
6 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) RAD
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (3.13%) SDLC
9 1 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) VBA
3 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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