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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 130 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Access 15 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 3.61% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Median daily rate £336 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £250 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £481 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
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
586 610 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.29% 21.06% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 323 305
Median daily rate £350 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +26.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £29.80 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 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 31 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
Glasgow +1 8 £195 -22.00%
Edinburgh -13 7 £368 -24.61% 2
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (37.14%) VBA
6 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
7 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 9 (25.71%) Quality Management
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Star Schema
8 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) Analytics
9 8 (22.86%) QA
9 8 (22.86%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) Data Stewardship
11 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 5 (14.29%) Banking
11 5 (14.29%) Migration
12 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
13 3 (8.57%) SAS
13 3 (8.57%) RAD
13 3 (8.57%) MS Office
14 2 (5.71%) 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 (8.57%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Star Schema
3 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) International Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Database Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Access VBA Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) VBA Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Database Developer
7 2 (5.71%) MI Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) VBA Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Quality Management
4 8 (22.86%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Data Stewardship
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) RAD
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Data Management
9 2 (5.71%) Release Management
9 2 (5.71%) Time Management
10 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.86%) SDLC
10 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) VBA
3 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter