The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 116 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Access 25 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 2.77% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 14
Average daily rate £260 £383 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £266 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £408 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £93.99 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.18 - £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £21.86
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +25.80%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
775 542 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.07% 22.71% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 334 428
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 42
Average hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £24.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MS Access
England

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Access Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 12 £248 -36.53% 3
Wiltshire -12 5 £275 +6.79% 1
Devon - 4 £200 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £115 - 1
Somerset - - - -
Dorset - - - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 27 (67.50%) VBA
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 20 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (32.50%) MS Office
6 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (20.00%) Business Objects
7 8 (20.00%) Banking
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.00%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (15.00%) QlikView
10 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (12.50%) .NET
10 5 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (12.50%) SAP
11 4 (10.00%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.00%) C#
11 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (10.00%) Low Latency
11 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (32.50%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) QlikView
4 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.00%) OLAP
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Report Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Access Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Database Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (10.00%) MI Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Report Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) MI Developer
8 2 (5.00%) VBA Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) XML
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) MDX
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) XSLT
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
1 3 (7.50%) GIS
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.00%) OO
5 2 (5.00%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) VBA
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) VB6
5 3 (7.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) XQuery
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) XPath
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
Gloucestershire
Change Recruitment Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 19 days ago