The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 July 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 Scotland 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 109 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Access 21 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.69% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.02% 3.29% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £287 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £370 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £293 £250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -10.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
522 517 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.00% 20.94% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 247 194
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.20 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.75 £27.60 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 9 £338 +3.84% 1
Glasgow -7 5 £165 -52.85%
Stirling - 3 £375 -
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MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (51.28%) Finance
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Project Management
5 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.21%) VB
7 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
8 8 (20.51%) Banking
8 8 (20.51%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) Control-M
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle
9 7 (17.95%) MS Office
10 6 (15.38%) VBA
10 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
11 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
11 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) ERP
11 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) UML
11 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
11 5 (12.82%) Workflow

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
3 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) RIP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) QlikView
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Maven
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Database Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.69%) MI Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Development Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.56%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) JDBC
2 1 (2.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) Servlets
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) JSF
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.56%) Equities
2 1 (2.56%) Derivative
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.82%) Workflow
4 5 (12.82%) ERP
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) UML
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
4 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.26%) Use Case
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 3 (7.69%) BPMN
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) VB
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) VBA
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix