The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Access 7 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 1.17% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 4.91% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 5
Median daily rate £400 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £16.45 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% -13.33%

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
417 570 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.27% 23.83% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 330 254
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.00 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -5 4 £400 -11.11% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £375 -
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (18.75%) VBA
6 3 (18.75%) NHS
6 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) Cognos
7 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Access Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Officer
5 1 (6.25%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Data-Flow Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Email Filtering
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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