The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 64 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Access 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.16% 0.79% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.86% 3.45% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
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£400 £340 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.39%
MS Access
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
207 116 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.13% 22.79% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 62 77
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.84 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.40% +4.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -8 8 £400 +14.28%
North Wales - - - - 1
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) ArcGIS
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Sage
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (25.00%) User Experience

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Toad
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) MI Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) CSS3
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) VBA
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy