The first table below looks at the demand for MS Access skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 103 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Access 2 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 2.26% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Average daily rate £313 £173 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.15% -54.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £167 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £228 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £289
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +107.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.18
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +29.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
458 310 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.53% 23.45% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 164 179
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MS Access
Yorkshire

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Access Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Access
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Access across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Access Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Access
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Access Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
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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
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MS Access
Yorkshire

MS Access
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) DAO
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) ADO
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Access Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) MI Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ADO
1 1 (25.00%) DAO
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB