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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 116 98
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.62% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 2.84% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 12
Median daily rate £338 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +5.00%

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
352 564 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.10% 21.78% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 313 329
Median daily rate £375 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £283 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -65.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +17 2 £275 -26.66% 1
Glasgow -8 1 £400 +14.28%
Dundee - 1 - -
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) GIS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET

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 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Access Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) GIS Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) GIS Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Access VBA Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Database Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO
6 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle