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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 216 218 180
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -38
Contract jobs citing MS Access 30 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.47% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.70% 2.66% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 27
Average daily rate £335 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £187 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £38.05 £11.50 £13.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.86% -16.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
1761 1694 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.57% 17.75% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 979 900
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +19 13 £350 +38.61% 4
Hampshire -8 7 £335 +48.88% 1
Surrey -12 3 £275 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £155 -48.33% 1
Middlesex - 1 £338 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 49 (61.25%) MS Excel
2 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (55.00%) SQL
4 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
5 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (23.75%) VB
8 18 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (20.00%) MS Office
10 15 (18.75%) SAP
10 15 (18.75%) Degree
11 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
11 14 (17.50%) Data Management
12 13 (16.25%) Management Information System
12 13 (16.25%) MS PowerPoint
12 13 (16.25%) Procure-to-pay
13 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
13 12 (15.00%) SAP SRM
13 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 12 (15.00%) Finance
13 12 (15.00%) HTML
13 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
13 12 (15.00%) VBA
13 12 (15.00%) Ariba
14 11 (13.75%) Oracle
14 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
14 11 (13.75%) Change Management
15 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
17 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (61.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.00%) MS Office
3 13 (16.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.50%) SPSS
6 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) SAP SRM
2 7 (8.75%) Maximo
3 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.50%) SmartPlant
4 2 (2.50%) Teamcenter
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.25%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) 2G
1 3 (3.75%) 3G
1 3 (3.75%) RNC
2 2 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.25%) 4G
3 1 (1.25%) GPRS
3 1 (1.25%) GSM
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.50%) Power BI
9 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.25%) GIS
10 1 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.50%) Toad
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
1 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.50%) Billing
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Military
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Analyst
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Applications Developer
5 6 (7.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Procurement Specialist
5 6 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Systems Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Programmer
7 4 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Database Specialist
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) VB Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Data Migration Consultant
9 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Telecoms Developer
9 2 (2.50%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) HTML
2 4 (5.00%) .NET
2 4 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (3.75%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) ODBC
5 1 (1.25%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) Life Science
3 2 (2.50%) NHS
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Physics
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Data Management
2 13 (16.25%) Procure-to-pay
3 11 (13.75%) Change Management
4 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.00%) ITIL
4 8 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (7.50%) Migration
5 6 (7.50%) Project Management
5 6 (7.50%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.25%) Coaching
6 5 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 5 (6.25%) OO
6 5 (6.25%) OOP
6 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.00%) CRM
7 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) VB
3 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.00%) VBA
5 7 (8.75%) C#
6 5 (6.25%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) MapBasic
7 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.50%) VB6
8 2 (2.50%) VBScript
8 2 (2.50%) XAML
9 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.50%) MBA
5 2 (2.50%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.50%) MCP
5 2 (2.50%) MCSE
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.75%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) SAP
3 12 (15.00%) Ariba
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle
5 6 (7.50%) Remedy
6 4 (5.00%) Mapinfo
7 3 (3.75%) Ericsson
7 3 (3.75%) Huawei
7 3 (3.75%) Nokia
7 3 (3.75%) Nortel
8 2 (2.50%) Intergraph
8 2 (2.50%) Sage
8 2 (2.50%) Siemens
8 2 (2.50%) Tableau
9 1 (1.25%) Brio
9 1 (1.25%) IFS
9 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow