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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 104 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Access 23 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.77% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 3.96% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £311 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £370 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £285 £273
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -6.85%
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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
550 480 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.07% 19.41% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 209 222
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £34.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.28% +71.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.95 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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
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 27 August 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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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 0 11 £338 +3.84% 1
Glasgow -19 3 - -
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MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) Finance
4 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 13 (33.33%) Project Management
5 13 (33.33%) VB
6 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
7 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle
8 8 (20.51%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) Banking
9 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.95%) MS Office
9 7 (17.95%) UML
9 7 (17.95%) Control-M
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.38%) ERP
10 6 (15.38%) VBA
10 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
12 4 (10.26%) Workflow
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
12 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
3 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) RIP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
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
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Maven
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Database Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.69%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) MI Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) IT Business 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
9 1 (2.56%) Graduate
9 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
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%) EDI
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%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
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 13 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) UML
3 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (15.38%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.26%) Workflow
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) Release Management
8 2 (5.13%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) VB
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) VBA
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix