The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 75 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Access 35 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.74% 0.35% 0.065%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.97% 1.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 1
Average daily rate £320 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
MS Access
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
439 481 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.78% 27.84% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 339 242
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -4 15 £310 +12.72%
Bradford +15 11 £320 +30.61%
Bingley - 3 £270 -
Castleford - 3 - -
Halifax - 1 £342 -
MS Access
Yorkshire

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (87.76%) SQL
2 38 (77.55%) MS Excel
3 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 25 (51.02%) VBA
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (24.49%) Migration
8 10 (20.41%) Validation
8 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
8 10 (20.41%) Data Validation
8 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (18.37%) NHS
9 9 (18.37%) Data Mining
9 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (16.33%) Data Quality
10 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
10 8 (16.33%) Project Management
11 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
11 7 (14.29%) ETL
11 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (14.29%) MS Project
11 7 (14.29%) MS Office
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (77.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (14.29%) MS Project
2 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Data Mining
3 8 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (8.16%) GIS
7 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.12%) Banking
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Analyst
2 26 (53.06%) Data Analyst
3 16 (32.65%) Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Excel Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) VBA Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Access Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Development Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) NHS Data Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Access VBA Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Azure Developer
9 1 (2.04%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) SQL BI Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) JMS
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) NHS
3 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
4 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Migration
2 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
2 10 (20.41%) Data Validation
2 10 (20.41%) Validation
3 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) ETL
6 5 (10.20%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.16%) Data Management
7 4 (8.16%) Data Security
7 4 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (8.16%) SDLC
7 4 (8.16%) UML
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.04%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) VBA
3 4 (8.16%) VB
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) Data Quality
2 6 (12.24%) QA
3 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos