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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 229 221 204
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Access 40 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 2.38% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 23
Median daily rate £310 £265 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% +32.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £110 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £484 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £321 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £22.75 £23.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +27.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £10.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £30.25 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.57 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.53% +23.80%
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
1848 2101 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.83% 21.97% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1294 999
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 25 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

MS Access Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 +7 20 £298 +0.16% 1
Hampshire +5 15 £300 +60.00% 2
Surrey -13 2 £324 +194.54%
East Sussex +8 1 - -
Middlesex -5 1 £338 -14.43%
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (79.01%) SQL
2 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
3 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 41 (50.62%) MS Excel
5 25 (30.86%) Oracle
6 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
7 19 (23.46%) IIS
8 17 (20.99%) VBA
8 17 (20.99%) VB
9 16 (19.75%) HTML
9 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (19.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (18.52%) Windows
10 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
11 14 (17.28%) MS Office
12 13 (16.05%) XML
12 13 (16.05%) HP
12 13 (16.05%) EMC
12 13 (16.05%) Citrix
12 13 (16.05%) SAN
12 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (16.05%) Windows XP
12 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
12 13 (16.05%) NetBackup
12 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (16.05%) Netcool
12 13 (16.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 13 (16.05%) VB6
12 13 (16.05%) Degree

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 19 (23.46%) IIS
2 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (9.88%) Live Communications Server
3 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (50.62%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (17.28%) MS Office
4 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Maximo
2 6 (7.41%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.23%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.23%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) SAN
2 5 (6.17%) 2G
2 5 (6.17%) 3G
2 5 (6.17%) 4G
2 5 (6.17%) LTE
2 5 (6.17%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.17%) Wireless
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Big Data
7 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.23%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.58%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Developer
3 17 (20.99%) SQL Developer
4 12 (14.81%) VB Developer
4 12 (14.81%) VB6 Developer
5 9 (11.11%) ASP Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Classic ASP Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Access Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Service Desk Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Maximo Specialist
10 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) HTML
2 13 (16.05%) XML
3 12 (14.81%) Classic ASP
3 12 (14.81%) CSS
4 11 (13.58%) DCOM
4 11 (13.58%) jQuery
4 11 (13.58%) XHTML
5 8 (9.88%) .NET
6 5 (6.17%) Web Services
7 2 (2.47%) COM
7 2 (2.47%) CSS3
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.23%) EDI
8 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.58%) Statistics
3 8 (9.88%) Fat Client
3 8 (9.88%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.17%) Clustering
5 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.94%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.23%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
6 1 (1.23%) PMI
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
1 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (16.05%) Windows XP
3 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.41%) Unix
5 5 (6.17%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Change Control
1 13 (16.05%) Waterfall
2 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
2 11 (13.58%) Kanban
2 11 (13.58%) Scrum
2 11 (13.58%) Web Development
3 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.88%) Data Management
5 8 (9.88%) Migration
5 8 (9.88%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (8.64%) ETL
7 6 (7.41%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.41%) ITIL
7 6 (7.41%) Project Management
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.17%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (6.17%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (79.01%) SQL
2 17 (20.99%) VB
2 17 (20.99%) VBA
3 13 (16.05%) VB6
4 12 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.58%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.70%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) HNC
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) NetBackup
1 13 (16.05%) Netcool
1 13 (16.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (9.88%) Unicenter
2 8 (9.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (6.17%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.86%) Oracle
3 13 (16.05%) Citrix
3 13 (16.05%) EMC
3 13 (16.05%) HP
4 12 (14.81%) Veritas
5 9 (11.11%) SAP
6 8 (9.88%) Meridio
7 7 (8.64%) Siemens
8 6 (7.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (7.41%) Ariba
8 6 (7.41%) BT
8 6 (7.41%) Ericsson
8 6 (7.41%) Huawei
8 6 (7.41%) Nokia
8 6 (7.41%) Nokia Networks
8 6 (7.41%) Remedy
9 5 (6.17%) Intel Security
9 5 (6.17%) NetCracker
9 5 (6.17%) Nortel