The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 123 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Access 24 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 2.53% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 13
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£283 £275 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -27.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £191 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.39%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
712 553 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.86% 23.49% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 375 425
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £31.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Bristol -3 16 £290 +28.88% 1
Wiltshire -11 3 - -
Devon -9 2 - - 1
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
4 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
6 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 14 (25.45%) .NET
8 13 (23.64%) Finance
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.18%) VB
10 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 10 (18.18%) VBA
10 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 10 (18.18%) Migration
11 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.55%) VB6
12 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle
12 8 (14.55%) CSS
12 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
12 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.73%) Windows
13 7 (12.73%) Java
13 7 (12.73%) Scrum
13 7 (12.73%) V-Model
13 7 (12.73%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (9.09%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.91%) MS Project
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
3 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematica
5 1 (1.82%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
1 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Analyst
2 25 (45.45%) Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (20.00%) Programmer
3 11 (20.00%) Database Developer
4 8 (14.55%) MI Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Data Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Access Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.64%) VB Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) VBA Developer
10 1 (1.82%) VB Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.18%) HTML
4 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 8 (14.55%) CSS
6 2 (3.64%) XHTML
6 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
3 7 (12.73%) V-Model
3 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
3 7 (12.73%) Scrum
3 7 (12.73%) TDD
3 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.64%) Data Management
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) OO
7 2 (3.64%) MVC
7 2 (3.64%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) VB
2 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 10 (18.18%) VBA
3 8 (14.55%) VB6
3 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.64%) R
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) Teradata
5 2 (3.64%) Remedy
5 2 (3.64%) Zend
6 1 (1.82%) Telerik
6 1 (1.82%) Ariba