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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 113 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Access 27 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.14% 3.29% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 6
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£360 £250 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £188 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £338 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £93.99 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -36.44%
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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
652 729 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.75% 22.59% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 462 325
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +15 21 £360 +60.00% 4
Dorset - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -15 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Avon - 1 - -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 26 (53.06%) MS Excel
4 20 (40.82%) .NET
5 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
5 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
6 17 (34.69%) HTML
7 15 (30.61%) VB.NET
7 15 (30.61%) CSS
7 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
8 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
9 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.53%) Java
9 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (24.49%) TDD
10 12 (24.49%) Scrum
10 12 (24.49%) V-Model
10 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
11 11 (22.45%) VBA
11 11 (22.45%) Open Source
12 10 (20.41%) Oracle
12 10 (20.41%) MS Project
12 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
13 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (53.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
4 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.04%) Open Workbench
5 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
1 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (8.16%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (4.08%) MySQL
10 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
2 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (6.12%) Toad
5 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Programmer
4 12 (24.49%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Network Support
8 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) DBA
9 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (4.08%) MI Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) VB Developer
10 2 (4.08%) VB6 Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) .NET
2 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.69%) HTML
4 15 (30.61%) CSS
5 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.08%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) XSL
8 2 (4.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Open Source
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.49%) TDD
2 12 (24.49%) Scrum
2 12 (24.49%) V-Model
2 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
3 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.08%) High Availability
6 2 (4.08%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) VB.NET
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 11 (22.45%) VBA
5 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.37%) VB
6 8 (16.33%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) VB6
7 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 3 (6.12%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.08%) Zend
5 1 (2.04%) Ariba
5 1 (2.04%) Telerik
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