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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
England / South East
Rank 188 227 219
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Access 48 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 1.41% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 12
Median daily rate £382 £337 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% +24.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £436 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £38.05 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +253.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +5.00%

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
1451 1771 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.05% 20.64% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 1155 967
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 34
Median hourly rate £17.00 £37.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.99% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £60.62 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +20 12 £303 -19.20% 1
Kent - 12 £353 -
Hampshire +12 7 £390 +16.41% 3
Oxfordshire - 7 £505 -
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £450 +190.32% 2
Surrey - 4 £550 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 56 (69.14%) SQL
2 47 (58.02%) MS Excel
3 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
4 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 32 (39.51%) VBA
6 27 (33.33%) .NET
7 23 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (28.40%) Analytics
8 21 (25.93%) Migration
8 21 (25.93%) MS Office
9 18 (22.22%) Oracle
10 16 (19.75%) HTML
10 16 (19.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (18.52%) VB
11 15 (18.52%) VB.NET
12 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (17.28%) ETL
12 14 (17.28%) Finance
12 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (14.81%) Data Analysis
13 12 (14.81%) Customer Insight
14 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (12.35%) Marketing
15 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
15 10 (12.35%) C#
15 10 (12.35%) IIS
15 10 (12.35%) XML
16 9 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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 10 (12.35%) IIS
2 7 (8.64%) Confluence
3 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (58.02%) MS Excel
2 21 (25.93%) MS Office
3 8 (9.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (3.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.23%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.23%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Google Tag Manager
2 7 (8.64%) Boomi
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.47%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) HTTP
1 7 (8.64%) Intranet
2 5 (6.17%) DHCP
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 5 (6.17%) SAN
3 3 (3.70%) 2G
3 3 (3.70%) 3G
3 3 (3.70%) 4G
3 3 (3.70%) LTE
3 3 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (19.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.64%) MySQL
7 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.64%) Snowflake Schema
7 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.17%) Power BI
9 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.47%) Big Data
10 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.23%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) JIRA
2 7 (8.64%) Liquibase
2 7 (8.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Marketing
3 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Developer
4 14 (17.28%) Access Developer
5 13 (16.05%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.35%) SQL Developer
7 9 (11.11%) ETL Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (9.88%) VBA Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Data Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Database Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Excel Developer
10 5 (6.17%) SSRS Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Web Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Chief Technology Officer
11 4 (4.94%) Product Manager
11 4 (4.94%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) HTML
3 10 (12.35%) XML
4 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 9 (11.11%) CSS
4 9 (11.11%) jQuery
5 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (9.88%) LINQ
5 8 (9.88%) LINQ to SQL
5 8 (9.88%) WCF
6 7 (8.64%) Ajax
6 7 (8.64%) Regular Expression
7 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.70%) Velocity
9 1 (1.23%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.23%) COM
9 1 (1.23%) CSS3
9 1 (1.23%) DCOM
9 1 (1.23%) HTML5
9 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Digital Media
2 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.88%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
3 4 (4.94%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Analytics
2 21 (25.93%) Migration
3 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.28%) ETL
4 12 (14.81%) Customer Insight
4 12 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.88%) MVC
5 8 (9.88%) OOP
5 8 (9.88%) Web Analytics
6 7 (8.64%) Data Governance
6 7 (8.64%) Data Management
6 7 (8.64%) OWASP
6 7 (8.64%) Secure Coding
6 7 (8.64%) Tag Management
7 6 (7.41%) Behavioural Targeting
7 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 6 (7.41%) Multivariate Testing
7 6 (7.41%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) VBA
3 15 (18.52%) VB
3 15 (18.52%) VB.NET
4 10 (12.35%) C#
4 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.11%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.94%) R
8 2 (2.47%) Java
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB6
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) ACCA
4 1 (1.23%) APMP
4 1 (1.23%) CCNA
4 1 (1.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.23%) CIMA
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.23%) HNC
4 1 (1.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.23%) GAAP
3 1 (1.23%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.17%) Netcool
1 5 (6.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.70%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.47%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (2.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) Adobe
3 8 (9.88%) Google
4 7 (8.64%) Dell
4 7 (8.64%) Talend
5 6 (7.41%) HP
6 5 (6.17%) Citrix
6 5 (6.17%) Cognos
6 5 (6.17%) EMC
6 5 (6.17%) SAP
6 5 (6.17%) Veritas
7 3 (3.70%) Callidus
7 3 (3.70%) Meridio
7 3 (3.70%) Tealeaf
8 2 (2.47%) Huawei
8 2 (2.47%) Marketo
8 2 (2.47%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (2.47%) Nortel
8 2 (2.47%) Tellabs