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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 97 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Access 24 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 1.12% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.37% 5.45% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Average daily rate
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£420 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £173 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.75 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
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
549 459 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.49% 20.51% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 220 274
Average daily rate £375 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -27.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -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
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +13 22 £420 +40.00% 1
Stirling - 1 £98 -
Glasgow - - - -
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (70.73%) MS Excel
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
3 21 (51.22%) VBA
4 19 (46.34%) Project Management
5 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) C#
7 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 10 (24.39%) CSS
7 10 (24.39%) .NET
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
8 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
8 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
8 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.51%) MVC
9 8 (19.51%) Lotus
9 8 (19.51%) IBM Notes
10 7 (17.07%) ERP
10 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
10 7 (17.07%) VB
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (14.63%) Finance
12 5 (12.20%) DTS
12 5 (12.20%) BPMN
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (9.76%) Systems Analysis

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (70.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) DTS
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 17 (41.46%) Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Business Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Access Developer
6 4 (9.76%) VBA Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.32%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
1 10 (24.39%) CSS
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
1 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
2 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.44%) WinForms
5 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.32%) Equities
2 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) ERP
4 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) BPMN
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) WFM
6 4 (9.76%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Use Case
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Process Management
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) VBA
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) C#
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) ABAP
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) Lotus
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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