The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 202 208 174
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Contract jobs citing MS Access 45 35 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.41% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 1.92% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 22
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£213 £244 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £122 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £348 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -23.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.04 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+17.37% -0.17%
MS Access
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1639 1819 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.66% 21.09% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 988 881
Average daily rate £350 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Access across the South East region.

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access across the South East region.

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Buckinghamshire -7 16 £185 -22.10%
Surrey +7 8 £338 +3.84%
Hampshire -6 7 £115 -40.64% 1
West Sussex - 5 £230 -
Berkshire 0 3 £185 - 1
Kent - 1 £350 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 71 (71.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (32.00%) SQL
3 24 (24.00%) Finance
4 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (18.00%) Telecoms
6 17 (17.00%) Migration
7 15 (15.00%) VBA
7 15 (15.00%) MS Office
8 14 (14.00%) Windows
8 14 (14.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis
9 13 (13.00%) Validation
10 12 (12.00%) Business Objects
11 11 (11.00%) SAP
11 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.00%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (10.00%) Data Validation
12 10 (10.00%) Data Management
12 10 (10.00%) Oracle
12 10 (10.00%) NHS
13 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
14 8 (8.00%) 2G
14 8 (8.00%) 3G
14 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
14 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
14 8 (8.00%) LTE
15 7 (7.00%) Project Management

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) SAS
4 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 71 (71.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.00%) MS Office
3 11 (11.00%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
5 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (4.00%) ArcInfo
7 3 (3.00%) MS Project
8 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.00%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.00%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.00%) Maximo
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) 3G
1 8 (8.00%) 2G
1 8 (8.00%) LTE
2 6 (6.00%) GPRS
2 6 (6.00%) UMTS
3 5 (5.00%) GSM
3 5 (5.00%) 4G
4 4 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.00%) SGSN
6 1 (1.00%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Big Data
5 2 (2.00%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.00%) QlikView
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.00%) Toad
3 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Billing
4 3 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (57.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.00%) Data Analyst
3 14 (14.00%) Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.00%) Access Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Information Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) GIS Technician
7 4 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.00%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.00%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 2 (2.00%) NHS Information Manager
9 2 (2.00%) Data Integrity Analyst
9 2 (2.00%) MI Analyst
9 2 (2.00%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.00%) Visualforce
3 2 (2.00%) EDI
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
4 1 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) NHS
3 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.00%) GIS
5 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) PKI
6 2 (2.00%) EPoS
6 2 (2.00%) Firmware
6 2 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.00%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.00%) CMDB
7 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
1 14 (14.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.00%) UNIX
2 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Migration
2 13 (13.00%) Validation
2 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.00%) Data Management
4 10 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.00%) Project Management
7 5 (5.00%) Benchmarking
7 5 (5.00%) Information Management
8 4 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.00%) Analytics
8 4 (4.00%) Cartography
9 3 (3.00%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (3.00%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.00%) VBA
3 5 (5.00%) VB
4 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.00%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (1.00%) CCNA
4 1 (1.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) HND
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
1 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.00%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Netcool
1 3 (3.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 11 (11.00%) SAP
4 10 (10.00%) Oracle
5 5 (5.00%) Mapinfo
6 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.00%) Hummingbird
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix
6 3 (3.00%) Greenplum
7 2 (2.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (2.00%) Orchard
7 2 (2.00%) IBM
7 2 (2.00%) Primavera
7 2 (2.00%) Lotus
8 1 (1.00%) CODA
8 1 (1.00%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.00%) NEC
8 1 (1.00%) Teradata
8 1 (1.00%) Cognos
8 1 (1.00%) Ericsson