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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 130 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Access 11 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.97% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 4.11% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 13
Median daily rate £400 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £19.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-18.23% -30.35%
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
607 755 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.73% 23.62% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 584 493
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +21.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Bristol -4 8 £400 +6.66%
Wiltshire -5 2 £450 +12.50%
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) VBA
3 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
7 5 (27.78%) IIS
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) C++
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) VC++
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Remedy
8 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) VB
9 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
10 2 (11.11%) CSS
10 2 (11.11%) ITIL
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (16.67%) VBA Developer
5 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Access Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Development Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) ADO
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.56%) Google Chart
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) OOP
3 1 (5.56%) OWASP
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) VBA
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) VC++
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) Google