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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 238 222 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Access 25 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 2.46% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 24
Median daily rate £300 £265 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +26.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £110 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +21.62%
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
1814 2196 1813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.93% 22.60% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 1328 1049
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 37 38
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £42.50 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +5 14 £337 -3.85% 1
Hampshire -3 8 £325 +73.33% 4
East Sussex +6 2 £200 -67.74% 1
Middlesex -5 1 £300 -24.05%
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 63 (85.14%) SQL
2 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
3 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
4 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
5 28 (37.84%) Oracle
6 23 (31.08%) IIS
7 22 (29.73%) VB
8 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
9 19 (25.68%) VBA
9 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
9 19 (25.68%) Visual Studio
9 19 (25.68%) XML
10 18 (24.32%) HTML
11 16 (21.62%) Web Development
12 15 (20.27%) Change Control
12 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
12 15 (20.27%) Classic ASP
12 15 (20.27%) CSS
13 14 (18.92%) MS Office
13 14 (18.92%) DCOM
13 14 (18.92%) Windows
13 14 (18.92%) PL/SQL
13 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
13 14 (18.92%) XHTML
13 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
13 14 (18.92%) Scrum
13 14 (18.92%) VB6
13 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
13 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
13 14 (18.92%) Subversion

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (31.08%) IIS
2 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (10.81%) Live Communications Server
3 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) MS Office
3 11 (14.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Maximo
2 2 (2.70%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.35%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) 2G
2 5 (6.76%) 3G
2 5 (6.76%) 4G
2 5 (6.76%) LTE
2 5 (6.76%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (6.76%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.76%) Wireless
3 4 (5.41%) DHCP
4 3 (4.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.92%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Back Office
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Developer
3 17 (22.97%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) VB Developer
4 11 (14.86%) VB6 Developer
5 9 (12.16%) ASP Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Classic ASP Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Access Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Systems Developer
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) XML
2 18 (24.32%) HTML
3 15 (20.27%) Classic ASP
3 15 (20.27%) CSS
4 14 (18.92%) DCOM
4 14 (18.92%) jQuery
4 14 (18.92%) XHTML
5 12 (16.22%) .NET
6 7 (9.46%) Web Services
7 5 (6.76%) COM
7 5 (6.76%) CSS3
7 5 (6.76%) HTML5
8 2 (2.70%) ODBC
9 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Statistics
3 8 (10.81%) Fat Client
3 8 (10.81%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.76%) Clustering
5 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
1 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
2 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
3 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.11%) Unix
5 5 (6.76%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Web Development
2 15 (20.27%) Change Control
3 14 (18.92%) Kanban
3 14 (18.92%) Scrum
3 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
4 9 (12.16%) Problem Management
5 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.46%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.76%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (6.76%) ETL
7 5 (6.76%) Project Management
7 5 (6.76%) SDLC
7 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.76%) Time Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Database Security
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (85.14%) SQL
2 22 (29.73%) VB
3 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
3 19 (25.68%) VBA
4 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) PL/SQL
4 14 (18.92%) VB6
5 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.46%) Java
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) HNC
6 2 (2.70%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) NetBackup
1 13 (17.57%) Netcool
1 13 (17.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (10.81%) Unicenter
2 8 (10.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (6.76%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.84%) Oracle
3 13 (17.57%) Citrix
3 13 (17.57%) EMC
3 13 (17.57%) HP
4 12 (16.22%) Veritas
5 8 (10.81%) Meridio
6 7 (9.46%) Siemens
7 6 (8.11%) Remedy
8 5 (6.76%) Arqiva
8 5 (6.76%) BT
8 5 (6.76%) Cramer
8 5 (6.76%) Huawei
8 5 (6.76%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.76%) Nokia
8 5 (6.76%) Nokia Networks
8 5 (6.76%) Telindus
8 5 (6.76%) Tellabs
8 5 (6.76%) Virgin Media
8 5 (6.76%) ZTE